Boston Celtics Regular Season Rosters

1983-1984 Boston Celtics Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
44 Danny Ainge G 6-4 175 2 Brigham Young 1981 Rnd 2 Pick 8 United States
33 Larry Bird SF 6-9 220 4 Indiana State 1978 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States
28 Quinn Buckner G 6-3 190 7 Indiana 1976 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States
30 M.L. Carr GF 6-6 205 9 Guilford 1973 Rnd 5 Pick 7 United States
40 Carlos Clark G 6-4 210 0 Ole Miss 1983 Rnd 4 Pick 21 United States
43 Gerald Henderson G 6-2 175 5 VCU 1978 Rnd 3 Pick 20 United States
3 Dennis Johnson PG 6-4 185 7 Pepperdine 1976 Rnd 2 Pick 12 United States
50 Greg Kite C 6-11 250 0 Brigham Young 1983 Rnd 1 Pick 21 United States
31 Cedric Maxwell F 6-8 205 6 Charlotte 1977 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States
32 Kevin McHale PF 6-10 210 3 Minnesota 1980 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
00 Robert Parish C 7-0 230 6 Centenary 1976 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States
8 Scott Wedman GF 6-7 215 9 Colorado 1974 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States

1983-1984 Boston Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters D. Johnson C. Maxwell L. Bird K. McHale R. Parish
Rotation   G. Henderson S. Wedman   G. Kite
Rotation   D. Ainge M. Carr    
Rotation   Q. Buckner      
Rotation   C. Clark      

1983-1984 Atlantic Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Boston Celtics62-20-
2Philadelphia Sixers52-3010
3New York Knicks47-3515
4New Jersey Nets45-3717
5Washington Bullets35-4727

1983-1984 Boston Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Larry Bird Most Valuable Player (1984)
Larry Bird Bill Russell NBA Finals MVP (1984)
Larry Bird All-NBA First Team (1984)
Larry Bird Player Of The Week (02/19/84, 03/11/84)
Dennis Johnson All-NBA Defensive Second Team (1984)
Larry Bird All-NBA Defensive Second Team (1984)
Kevin McHale Sixth Man Of The Year (1984)
Larry Bird Eastern All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1984)
Robert Parish Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (1984)
Kevin McHale Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (1984)

1983-1984 Boston Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Larry Bird 79 38.3 24.2 10.1 6.6 1.8 0.9 3.0
Robert Parish 80 35.8 19.0 10.7 1.7 0.7 1.4 2.3
Kevin McHale 82 31.4 18.4 7.4 1.3 0.3 1.5 1.8
Dennis Johnson 80 33.3 13.2 3.5 4.2 1.2 0.7 2.1
Cedric Maxwell 80 31.3 11.9 5.8 2.6 0.8 0.3 2.5
Gerald Henderson 78 26.8 11.6 1.9 3.8 1.5 0.2 2.1
Danny Ainge 71 16.3 5.4 1.6 2.3 0.6 0.1 1.0
Scott Wedman 68 13.5 4.8 2.0 1.0 0.4 0.1 0.6
Quinn Buckner 79 15.8 4.1 1.7 2.7 1.1 0.0 1.3
M.L. Carr 60 9.8 3.1 1.2 0.8 0.3 0.1 0.8
Greg Kite 35 5.6 1.9 1.8 0.2 0.0 0.1 0.6
Carlos Clark 31 4.1 1.7 0.5 0.5 0.3 0.0 0.4

1983-1984 Boston Celtics Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Danny Ainge was selected as the #8 pick in the Second Round of the 1981 NBA Draft by the Boston Celtics. Danny Ainge signed a multi-year contract with the Boston Celtics on November 1, 1981.

Larry Bird was selected as the #6 pick in the First Round of the 1978 NBA Draft by the Boston Celtics. Larry Bird signed a multi-year contract with the Boston Celtics on August 1, 1979.

Carlos Clark was selected as the #21 pick in the 4 Round of the 1983 NBA Draft by the Boston Celtics. Carlos Clark signed a multi-year contract with the Boston Celtics on September 1, 1983.

Greg Kite was selected as the #21 pick in the First Round of the 1983 NBA Draft by the Boston Celtics. Greg Kite signed a multi-year contract with the Boston Celtics on August 1, 1983.

Cedric Maxwell was selected as the #12 pick in the First Round of the 1977 NBA Draft by the Boston Celtics. Cedric Maxwell signed a multi-year contract with the Boston Celtics on July 18, 1977.

Kevin McHale was selected as the #3 pick in the First Round of the 1980 NBA Draft by the Boston Celtics. Kevin McHale signed a multi-year contract with the Boston Celtics on August 1, 1980.

Acquired via Trade

Quinn Buckner was acquired in a trade by the Boston Celtics from the Milwaukee Bucks on September 9, 1982.

Dennis Johnson was acquired in a trade by the Boston Celtics from the Phoenix Suns on June 27, 1983.

Robert Parish was acquired in a trade by the Boston Celtics from the Golden State Warriors on June 9, 1980. Robert Parish signed a multi-year extension with the Boston Celtics on April 9, 1981.

Scott Wedman was acquired in a trade by the Boston Celtics from the Cleveland Cavaliers on January 14, 1983.

Acquired via Free Agency

M.L. Carr signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Boston Celtics on July 24, 1979.

Gerald Henderson signed a contract with the Boston Celtics on June 25, 1979. Gerald Henderson re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Boston Celtics on June 10, 1980.

1983-1984 Boston Celtics Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Alan Cohen Owner 1983-1984 Owner (Brooklyn Nets, 1978 to 1983)
Don Gaston Owner 1983-1984 N/A
Paul Dupee Owner 1983-1984 N/A
K.C. Jones Head Coach 1983-1984 Assistant Coach (Milwaukee Bucks, 1976 to 1977)
Red Auerbach General Manager 1950-1951 Head Coach (Atlanta Hawks, 1949 to 1950)
Johnny Most Radio Broadcaster 1953-1954 N/A