Boston Celtics Regular Season Rosters

2007-2008 Boston Celtics Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
20 Ray Allen SG 6-5 205 11 Connecticut 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
42 Tony Allen SG 6-4 213 3 Oklahoma State 2004 Rnd 1 Pick 25 United States
93 P.J. Brown C 6-11 225 14 Louisiana Tech 1992 Rnd 2 Pick 2 United States
28 Sam Cassell G 6-3 185 14 Florida State 1993 Rnd 1 Pick 24 United States
11 Glen Davis PF 6-9 289 0 LSU 2007 Rnd 2 Pick 5 United States
5 Kevin Garnett PF 6-11 240 12 Farragut Career Academy (Illinois) 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
50 Eddie House G 6-1 190 7 Arizona State 2000 Rnd 2 Pick 8 United States
43 Kendrick Perkins C 6-10 270 4 Ozen High School (Texas) 2003 Rnd 1 Pick 27 United States
34 Paul Pierce SF 6-7 235 9 Kansas 1998 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States
66 Scot Pollard C-F 6-11 265 10 Kansas 1997 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States
41 James Posey F 6-8 217 8 Xavier 1999 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States
0 Leon Powe F 6-8 240 1 California 2006 Rnd 2 Pick 19 United States
13 Gabe Pruitt G 6-4 185 0 USC 2007 Rnd 2 Pick 2 United States
9 Rajon Rondo PG 6-1 186 1 Kentucky 2006 Rnd 1 Pick 21 United States
44 Brian Scalabrine PF 6-9 241 6 USC 2001 Rnd 2 Pick 6 United States
8 Brandon Wallace F 6-9 203 0 South Carolina 2007 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States

2007-2008 Boston Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters R. Rondo R. Allen P. Pierce K. Garnett K. Perkins
Rotation S. Cassell T. Allen J. Posey P. Brown  
Rotation E. House     L. Powe  
Rotation       G. Davis  
Lim PT G. Pruitt     B. Scalabrine S. Pollard

2007-2008 Atlantic Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Boston Celtics66-16-
2Toronto Raptors41-4125
3Philadelphia Sixers40-4226
4New Jersey Nets34-4832
5New York Knicks23-5943

2007-2008 Boston Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Paul Pierce Bill Russell NBA Finals MVP (2008)
Kevin Garnett All-NBA First Team (2008)
Paul Pierce All-NBA Third Team (2008)
Kevin Garnett Player Of The Week (11/11/07, 03/23/08, 04/13/08)
Paul Pierce Player Of The Week (12/16/07, 12/30/07)
Kevin Garnett Defensive Player Of The Year (2008)
Kevin Garnett All-NBA Defensive First Team (2008)
Kevin Garnett Eastern All-Star Fan Vote Selection (2008)
Paul Pierce Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (2008)
Ray Allen Eastern All-Star Replacement Selection (2008)
Rajon Rondo Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2008)

2007-2008 Boston Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Paul Pierce 80 35.9 19.6 5.1 4.5 1.3 0.5 2.8
Kevin Garnett 71 32.8 18.8 9.2 3.4 1.4 1.3 1.9
Ray Allen 73 35.9 17.4 3.7 3.1 0.9 0.2 1.7
Rajon Rondo 77 29.9 10.6 4.2 5.1 1.7 0.2 1.9
Eddie House 78 19.0 7.5 2.1 1.9 0.8 0.1 1.0
James Posey 74 24.6 7.4 4.4 1.5 1.0 0.3 0.9
Kendrick Perkins 78 24.5 6.9 6.1 1.1 0.4 1.5 1.6
Tony Allen 75 18.3 6.6 2.2 1.5 0.8 0.3 1.5
Leon Powe 56 14.5 7.9 4.1 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.8
Glen Davis 69 13.6 4.5 3.0 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.9
Sam Cassell 17 17.6 7.6 1.8 2.1 0.5 0.2 1.1
Brian Scalabrine 48 10.7 1.8 1.6 0.8 0.2 0.2 0.5
Scot Pollard 22 7.9 1.8 1.7 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.2
P.J. Brown 18 11.6 2.2 3.8 0.6 0.3 0.4 0.6
Gabe Pruitt 15 6.3 2.1 0.5 0.9 0.3 0.0 0.3

2007-2008 Boston Celtics Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Tony Allen was selected as the #25 pick in the First Round of the 2004 NBA Draft by the Boston Celtics. Tony Allen signed a multi-year contract with the Boston Celtics on July 2, 2004.

Paul Pierce was selected as the #10 pick in the First Round of the 1998 NBA Draft by the Boston Celtics. Paul Pierce signed a multi-year contract with the Boston Celtics on January 21, 1999. Paul Pierce signed a multi-year extension with the Boston Celtics on August 1, 2001. Paul Pierce signed a multi-year extension with the Boston Celtics on July 18, 2006.

Gabe Pruitt was selected as the #2 pick in the Second Round of the 2007 NBA Draft by the Boston Celtics. Gabe Pruitt signed a multi-year contract with the Boston Celtics on August 22, 2007.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Glen Davis, the #5 pick in the Second Round of the 2007 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Boston Celtics from the Seattle SuperSonics on June 28, 2007. Glen Davis signed a multi-year contract with the Boston Celtics on August 31, 2007.

Draft Rights to Kendrick Perkins, the #27 pick in the First Round of the 2003 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Boston Celtics from the Memphis Grizzlies on June 26, 2003. Kendrick Perkins signed a multi-year contract with the Boston Celtics on July 9, 2003. Kendrick Perkins signed a multi-year extension with the Boston Celtics on September 11, 2006.

Draft Rights to Leon Powe, the #19 pick in the Second Round of the 2006 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Boston Celtics from the Denver Nuggets on June 28, 2006. Leon Powe signed a multi-year contract with the Boston Celtics on July 14, 2006.

Draft Rights to Rajon Rondo, the #21 pick in the First Round of the 2006 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Boston Celtics from the Phoenix Suns on June 28, 2006. Rajon Rondo signed a multi-year contract with the Boston Celtics on July 3, 2006.

Acquired via Trade

Ray Allen was acquired in a trade by the Boston Celtics from the Seattle SuperSonics on June 28, 2007.

Kevin Garnett was acquired in a trade by the Boston Celtics from the Minnesota Timberwolves on July 31, 2007.

Acquired via Free Agency

P.J. Brown signed a contract as a free agent with the Boston Celtics on February 27, 2008.

Sam Cassell signed a contract as a free agent with the Boston Celtics on March 3, 2008.

Eddie House signed a contract as a free agent with the Boston Celtics on August 9, 2007.

Scot Pollard signed a contract as a free agent with the Boston Celtics on August 9, 2007.

James Posey signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Boston Celtics on August 27, 2007.

Brian Scalabrine signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Boston Celtics on August 2, 2005.

2007-2008 Boston Celtics Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Irv Grousbeck Owner, Alternate Governor 2002-2003 N/A
Robert Epstein Owner, Alternate Governor 2002-2003 N/A
Steve Pagliuca Owner, Alternate Governor 2002-2003 N/A
Danny Ainge General Manager, Executive Director of Basketball Operations 2003-2004 Head Coach (Phoenix Suns, 1996 to 2000)
Mike Zarren Assistant General Manager, General Counsel 2003-2004 N/A
Dave Wohl Assistant General Manager 2007-2008 Assistant Coach (Boston Celtics, 2004 to 2007)
Doc Rivers Head Coach 2004-2005 Head Coach (Orlando Magic, 1999 to 2004)
Armond Hill Assistant Coach 2004-2005 Assistant Coach (Atlanta Hawks, 2003 to 2004)
Kevin Eastman Assistant Coach 2004-2005 Head Coach (Washington State, 1994 to 1999)
Clifford Ray Assistant Coach 2006-2007 Assistant Coach (Cleveland Cavaliers, 2002 to 2003)
Mike Longabardi Assistant Coach 2007-2008 Assistant Coach (Houston Rockets, 2003 to 2007)
Tom Thibodeau Assistant Coach 2007-2008 Assistant Coach (Houston Rockets, 2003 to 2007)
Ed Lacerte Head Athletic Trainer 1987-1988 N/A
Bryan Doo Head Strength and Conditioning Coach 2002-2003 N/A
Jamie Young Advance Scout 2007-2008 Video Coordinator (Boston Celtics, 2000 to 2007)
Wyc Grousbeck Owner, Governor, Chief Executive Officer 2002-2003 N/A
Rich Gotham Team President 2007-2008 Chief Operating Officer (Boston Celtics, 2006 to 2007)
Bill Reissfelder Chief Financial Officer, Senior VP 2006-2007 N/A
Phil Lynch Director of Team Security 2006-2007 N/A
Frank Burke Director of Basketball Administration 1997-1998 N/A
Brian McKeon, M.D. Team Physician 2005-2006 N/A
Todd Campbell Physical Therapist 2004-2005 N/A