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1986-87 Boston Celtics Starting Lineups

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Record: 59-23, Finished 1st in NBA Atlantic Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: K.C. Jones (59-23)

PTS/G: 112.6 (6th of 23) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 106.0 (4th of 23)
SRS: 6.58 (3rd of 23) ▪ Pace: 98.6 (19th of 23)
Off Rtg: 113.5 (3rd of 23) ▪ Def Rtg: 106.8 (9th of 23)
Expected W-L: 57-25 (3rd of 23)

Arena: Boston Garden ▪ Attendance: 611,222 (6th of 23)

NBA 1987 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Finals (2-4) versus Los Angeles Lakers  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Eastern Conference Finals (3-4) versus Detroit Pistons  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Eastern Conference Semifinals (3-4) versus Milwaukee Bucks  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Eastern Conference First Round (0-3) versus Chicago Bulls  (Series Stats)

Starting Lineups

G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Starting Lineup
1 Fri, Oct 31, 1986 Box Score Washington Bullets W 120 102 1 0 L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ S. Vincent
2 Sat, Nov 1, 1986 Box Score @ Milwaukee Bucks L 105 111 1 1 L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ S. Vincent
3 Wed, Nov 5, 1986 Box Score Indiana Pacers W 133 102 2 1 L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ S. Vincent
4 Fri, Nov 7, 1986 Box Score @ Washington Bullets W 88 86 3 1 L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ S. Vincent
5 Tue, Nov 11, 1986 Box Score @ New Jersey Nets L 110 114 3 2 L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ S. Vincent
6 Wed, Nov 12, 1986 Box Score Milwaukee Bucks W 124 116 4 2 L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ J. Sichting
7 Fri, Nov 14, 1986 Box Score @ Chicago Bulls W 110 98 5 2 L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ J. Sichting
8 Sat, Nov 15, 1986 Box Score @ Detroit Pistons W 118 111 6 2 L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ J. Sichting
9 Wed, Nov 19, 1986 Box Score Atlanta Hawks W 111 107 7 2 L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ J. Sichting
10 Fri, Nov 21, 1986 Box Score Golden State Warriors W 135 120 8 2 L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ J. Sichting
11 Sat, Nov 22, 1986 Box Score @ Atlanta Hawks L 96 97 8 3 L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ J. Sichting
12 Tue, Nov 25, 1986 Box Score @ Philadelphia 76ers L 100 102 8 4 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
13 Wed, Nov 26, 1986 Box Score New York Knicks W 101 90 9 4 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
14 Fri, Nov 28, 1986 Box Score San Antonio Spurs W 111 96 10 4 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
15 Tue, Dec 2, 1986 Box Score Washington Bullets L 109 117 10 5 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
16 Wed, Dec 3, 1986 Box Score Denver Nuggets W 119 113 11 5 D. Ainge ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ S. Wedman
17 Fri, Dec 5, 1986 Box Score Philadelphia 76ers W 108 106 12 5 D. Ainge ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ S. Wedman
18 Sat, Dec 6, 1986 Box Score @ Cleveland Cavaliers L 86 88 12 6 D. Ainge ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ F. Roberts
19 Wed, Dec 10, 1986 Box Score New Jersey Nets W 108 98 13 6 D. Ainge ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ F. Roberts
20 Fri, Dec 12, 1986 Box Score Los Angeles Lakers L 110 117 13 7 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
21 Sat, Dec 13, 1986 Box Score @ Washington Bullets W 105 98 14 7 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
22 Tue, Dec 16, 1986 Box Score @ New York Knicks W 107 96 15 7 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
23 Wed, Dec 17, 1986 Box Score Indiana Pacers W 113 101 16 7 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
24 Fri, Dec 19, 1986 Box Score @ Philadelphia 76ers L 100 122 16 8 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
25 Sat, Dec 20, 1986 Box Score @ Milwaukee Bucks L 100 120 16 9 L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ J. Sichting
26 Fri, Dec 26, 1986 Box Score @ Phoenix Suns W 122 112 17 9 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
27 Sat, Dec 27, 1986 Box Score @ Los Angeles Clippers W 114 101 18 9 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
28 Mon, Dec 29, 1986 Box Score @ Sacramento Kings W 119 102 19 9 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
29 Tue, Dec 30, 1986 Box Score @ Seattle SuperSonics W 104 102 20 9 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
30 Fri, Jan 2, 1987 Box Score Chicago Bulls W 113 99 21 9 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
31 Wed, Jan 7, 1987 Box Score Milwaukee Bucks W 119 92 22 9 D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ F. Roberts ▪ J. Sichting
32 Fri, Jan 9, 1987 Box Score Sacramento Kings W 109 99 23 9 D. Ainge ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ F. Roberts
33 Sat, Jan 10, 1987 Box Score @ Detroit Pistons L 101 118 23 10 D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ F. Roberts ▪ J. Sichting
34 Tue, Jan 13, 1987 Box Score @ New Jersey Nets W 123 117 24 10 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
35 Wed, Jan 14, 1987 Box Score Dallas Mavericks W 117 108 25 10 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
36 Fri, Jan 16, 1987 Box Score Cleveland Cavaliers W OT 133 128 26 10 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
37 Sun, Jan 18, 1987 Box Score Houston Rockets W 122 99 27 10 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
38 Mon, Jan 19, 1987 Box Score @ New York Knicks L 109 111 27 11 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
39 Wed, Jan 21, 1987 Box Score Indiana Pacers W 130 100 28 11 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
40 Fri, Jan 23, 1987 Box Score Atlanta Hawks W 126 106 29 11 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
41 Sun, Jan 25, 1987 Box Score Philadelphia 76ers W 111 96 30 11 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
42 Tue, Jan 27, 1987 Box Score @ Chicago Bulls W 105 97 31 11 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
43 Wed, Jan 28, 1987 Box Score Chicago Bulls W 132 103 32 11 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
44 Fri, Jan 30, 1987 Box Score @ Indiana Pacers W 100 94 33 11 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
45 Tue, Feb 3, 1987 Box Score @ Atlanta Hawks L OT 123 126 33 12 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
46 Wed, Feb 4, 1987 Box Score Cleveland Cavaliers W 104 102 34 12 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
47 Tue, Feb 10, 1987 Box Score @ Denver Nuggets W 119 105 35 12 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
48 Thu, Feb 12, 1987 Box Score @ Golden State Warriors W 134 112 36 12 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
49 Fri, Feb 13, 1987 Box Score @ Portland Trail Blazers W 131 116 37 12 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
50 Sun, Feb 15, 1987 Box Score @ Los Angeles Lakers L 103 106 37 13 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
51 Mon, Feb 16, 1987 Box Score @ Utah Jazz L 89 109 37 14 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
52 Wed, Feb 18, 1987 Box Score @ Dallas Mavericks W 113 96 38 14 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
53 Thu, Feb 19, 1987 Box Score @ Houston Rockets W 99 92 39 14 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
54 Sat, Feb 21, 1987 Box Score @ San Antonio Spurs W 121 113 40 14 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
55 Mon, Feb 23, 1987 Box Score New Jersey Nets W 116 103 41 14 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
56 Wed, Feb 25, 1987 Box Score Portland Trail Blazers W 122 116 42 14 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
57 Fri, Feb 27, 1987 Box Score @ Atlanta Hawks L 105 115 42 15 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
58 Sun, Mar 1, 1987 Box Score Detroit Pistons W 112 102 43 15 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
59 Wed, Mar 4, 1987 Box Score Utah Jazz W 123 105 44 15 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
60 Fri, Mar 6, 1987 Box Score Los Angeles Clippers W 132 111 45 15 D. Ainge ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ F. Roberts
61 Sun, Mar 8, 1987 Box Score @ Detroit Pistons L OT 119 122 45 16 D. Ainge ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ F. Roberts
62 Wed, Mar 11, 1987 Box Score Phoenix Suns W 118 109 46 16 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
63 Fri, Mar 13, 1987 Box Score @ Indiana Pacers L 109 116 46 17 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
64 Sun, Mar 15, 1987 Box Score New York Knicks W 113 104 47 17 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
65 Tue, Mar 17, 1987 Box Score @ Milwaukee Bucks L 115 123 47 18 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
66 Wed, Mar 18, 1987 Box Score Milwaukee Bucks W 120 102 48 18 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
67 Fri, Mar 20, 1987 Box Score Seattle SuperSonics W 112 108 49 18 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
68 Sun, Mar 22, 1987 Box Score New Jersey Nets W 116 104 50 18 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
69 Tue, Mar 24, 1987 Box Score Cleveland Cavaliers W 111 88 51 18 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
70 Thu, Mar 26, 1987 Box Score @ Washington Bullets L 103 106 51 19 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
71 Fri, Mar 27, 1987 Box Score @ Chicago Bulls W 111 106 52 19 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ J. Sichting
72 Sun, Mar 29, 1987 Box Score Philadelphia 76ers W 118 100 53 19 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ R. Parish ▪ F. Roberts ▪ J. Sichting
73 Tue, Mar 31, 1987 Box Score @ New York Knicks L 120 128 53 20 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ R. Parish ▪ F. Roberts ▪ J. Sichting
74 Wed, Apr 1, 1987 Box Score Washington Bullets W 103 86 54 20 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ R. Parish ▪ F. Roberts ▪ J. Sichting
75 Fri, Apr 3, 1987 Box Score Detroit Pistons W OT 119 115 55 20 L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ J. Sichting
76 Sun, Apr 5, 1987 Box Score @ Philadelphia 76ers L OT 104 106 55 21 L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ J. Sichting
77 Tue, Apr 7, 1987 Box Score @ Cleveland Cavaliers L 83 107 55 22 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ F. Roberts
78 Fri, Apr 10, 1987 Box Score @ New Jersey Nets L 108 117 55 23 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ G. Kite ▪ K. McHale
79 Sun, Apr 12, 1987 Box Score New York Knicks W 119 107 56 23 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Daye ▪ D. Johnson ▪ R. Parish
80 Wed, Apr 15, 1987 Box Score @ Indiana Pacers W 108 85 57 23 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Daye ▪ D. Johnson ▪ R. Parish
81 Fri, Apr 17, 1987 Box Score Chicago Bulls W 108 105 58 23 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
82 Sun, Apr 19, 1987 Box Score Atlanta Hawks W 118 107 59 23 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish

11 Starting Lineups

G W L W/L% Starting Lineup
51 39 12 .765 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish
9 6 3 .667 L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ J. Sichting
5 3 2 .600 D. Ainge ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ F. Roberts
5 3 2 .600 L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ S. Vincent
3 2 1 .667 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ R. Parish ▪ F. Roberts ▪ J. Sichting
2 1 1 .500 D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ F. Roberts ▪ J. Sichting
2 2 0 1.000 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Daye ▪ D. Johnson ▪ R. Parish
2 2 0 1.000 D. Ainge ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ S. Wedman
1 1 0 1.000 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ K. McHale ▪ R. Parish ▪ J. Sichting
1 0 1 .000 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ G. Kite ▪ K. McHale
1 0 1 .000 D. Ainge ▪ L. Bird ▪ D. Johnson ▪ K. McHale ▪ F. Roberts