Boston Celtics Regular Season Rosters
1960-1961 Boston Celtics Regular Season Roster
|Player||Pos||HT||WT||YOS||Pre-Draft Team||Draft Status||Nationality|
|Gene Conley||PF||6-8||225||3||Washington State||1952 Rnd 10 Pick 4||United States|
|Bob Cousy||PG||6-1||175||10||Holy Cross||1950 NBA Draft, Undrafted||United States|
|Gene Guarilia||F||6-6||215||1||George Washington||1959 Rnd 2 Pick 8||United States|
|Tommy Heinsohn||PF||6-7||218||4||Holy Cross||1956 NBA Draft, Undrafted||United States|
|K.C. Jones||G||6-1||200||2||San Francisco||1955 Rnd 11 Pick 5||United States|
|Sam Jones||GF||6-4||198||3||North Carolina Central||1956 Rnd 8 Pick 3||United States|
|Jim Loscutoff||F||6-5||200||5||Oregon||1955 Rnd 1 Pick 3||United States|
|Frank Ramsey||F||6-3||190||5||Kentucky||1953 Rnd 1 Pick 5||United States|
|Bill Russell||C||6-10||215||4||San Francisco||1956 Rnd 1 Pick 2||United States|
|Satch Sanders||PF||6-6||210||0||NYU||1960 Rnd 1 Pick 8||United States|
|Bill Sharman||G||6-1||175||10||USC||1950 Rnd 2 Pick 5||United States|
1960-1961 Boston Depth Chart
|Starters||B. Cousy||B. Sharman||F. Ramsey||T. Heinsohn||B. Russell|
|Rotation||K. Jones||S. Jones||S. Sanders|
|Rotation||J. Loscutoff||G. Conley|
|Lim PT||G. Guarilia|
1960-1961 Eastern Division Standings
|2||San Francisco Warriors||46-33||11|
|4||New York Knicks||21-58||36|
1960-1961 Boston Awards & Honors
|Player||Award / Honor|
|Bill Russell||Most Valuable Player (1961)
|Bob Cousy||All-NBA First Team (1961)
|Bill Russell||All-NBA Second Team (1961)
|Tommy Heinsohn||All-NBA Second Team (1961)
|Bob Cousy||Eastern All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1961)
|Tommy Heinsohn||Eastern All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1961)
|Bill Russell||Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (1961)
1960-1961 Boston Season Stat Leaders
1960-1961 Boston Celtics Roster Composition
|Selected via Draft
Gene Conley was selected as the #1 pick in the 10 Round of the 1952 NBA Draft by the Boston Celtics. Gene Conley signed a contract with the Boston Celtics on September 1, 1952. Gene Conley re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Boston Celtics on September 1, 1958.
Tommy Heinsohn with the Boston Celtics on September 1, 1957.
Frank Ramsey was selected as the #5 pick in the First Round of the 1953 NBA Draft by the Boston Celtics. Frank Ramsey signed a contract with the Boston Celtics on September 1, 1954. Frank Ramsey re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Boston Celtics on September 1, 1956.
|Acquired via Draft Rights Trade
Draft Rights to Bob Cousy, the #3 pick in the First Round of the 1950 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Chicago Stags from the Tri-Cities Blackhawks on September 1, 1950. Bob Cousy signed a multi-year contract with the Boston Celtics on November 1, 1950.
Draft Rights to Bill Russell, the #2 pick in the First Round of the 1956 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Boston Celtics from the St. Louis Hawks on April 30, 1956. Bill Russell signed a multi-year contract with the Boston Celtics on December 20, 1956.
|Acquired via Trade
Bill Sharman was acquired in a trade by the Boston Celtics from the Fort Wayne Pistons on April 26, 1951.
1960-1961 Boston Celtics Front Office
|Staff Member||Position||Start Season||Previous Job|
|Red Auerbach||Head Coach, General Manager||1950-1951||Head Coach (Atlanta Hawks, 1949 to 1950)|
|Johnny Most||Radio Broadcaster||1953-1954||N/A|