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1960-61 Boston Celtics Transactions

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Record: 57-22, Finished 1st in NBA Eastern Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Red Auerbach (57-22)

PTS/G: 119.7 (3rd of 8) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 114.1 (2nd of 8)
SRS: 4.94 (1st of 8) ▪ Pace: 134.4 (1st of 8)
Off Rtg: 88.7 (8th of 8) ▪ Def Rtg: 84.5 (1st of 8)
Expected W-L: 52-27 (1st of 8)

Arena: Boston Garden ▪ Attendance: 201,569 (1st of 2)

NBA 1961 Playoffs:
Won NBA Finals (4-1) versus St. Louis Hawks  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Eastern Division Finals (4-1) versus Syracuse Nationals  (Series Stats)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1960 to June 30, 1961.
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Transactions

Date Type Transaction
March 27, 1961 Draft

Drafted Gary Phillips in the 1st round (9th pick) of the 1961 NBA Draft.

March 27, 1961 Draft

Drafted Al Butler in the 2nd round (17th pick) of the 1961 NBA Draft.

March 27, 1961 Draft

Drafted Bill Depp in the 3rd round (31st pick) of the 1961 NBA Draft.

March 27, 1961 Draft

Drafted Carl Cole in the 4th round (40th pick) of the 1961 NBA Draft.

March 27, 1961 Draft

Drafted Bob DiStefano in the 5th round (49th pick) of the 1961 NBA Draft.

March 27, 1961 Draft

Drafted Ned Twyman in the 6th round (58th pick) of the 1961 NBA Draft.

March 27, 1961 Draft

Drafted Mel Klein in the 7th round (67th pick) of the 1961 NBA Draft.

April 26, 1961 Draft

Lost Gene Conley to the Chicago Packers in the NBA expansion draft.

May 14, 1961 Signing

Signed Carl Braun as a free agent.