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1958-59 Boston Celtics Transactions

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Record: 52-20, Finished 1st in NBA Eastern Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Red Auerbach (52-20)

PTS/G: 116.4 (1st of 8) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 109.9 (6th of 8)
SRS: 5.84 (1st of 8) ▪ Pace: 128.7 (1st of 8)
Off Rtg: 89.5 (5th of 8) ▪ Def Rtg: 84.5 (1st of 8)
Expected W-L: 50-22 (1st of 8)

Arena: Boston Garden ▪ Attendance: NA

NBA 1959 Playoffs:
Won NBA Finals (0-4) versus Minneapolis Lakers  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Eastern Division Finals (3-4) versus Syracuse Nationals  (Series Stats)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1958 to June 30, 1959.
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March 31, 1959

Drafted John Richter in the 1st round (8th pick) of the 1959 NBA Draft.

Drafted Gene Guarilia in the 2nd round (16th pick) of the 1959 NBA Draft.

Drafted Ralph Croswaite in the 3rd round (24th pick) of the 1959 NBA Draft.

Drafted Ed Kazakavich in the 4th round (32nd pick) of the 1959 NBA Draft.

Drafted Don Lange in the 5th round (40th pick) of the 1959 NBA Draft.

Drafted Bob Cumings in the 6th round (48th pick) of the 1959 NBA Draft.