NBA Best Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time  

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In their time as an NBA franchise, the Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time have gone through many different head coaches, all with different personalities and coaching styles. With that said, who is the best Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time coach of all time? We want to hear your thoughts, which is why we created this poll of the top Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time head coaches.

Red Auerbach would coach the Celtics to their first NBA championship in the 1957. Auerbach would lead the Celtics to nine more championships between 1957 and 1966.

Bill Fitch lead the Celtics to an NBA Finals championship in 1981. Fitch and Auerbach are the only two Celtics head coaches to win an NBA Coach of the Year award.

If you love basketball and the Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time, then help us decide who the best Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time coach is by voting up your top picks. You don't have to vote for the winningest Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time coach, but it's hard to argue against solid numbers.

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67 10
Red Auerbach is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Best Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time
Red Auerbach 1950-66

2
64 13
Brad Stevens is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Best Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time
Brad Stevens 2013-present

3
50 14
Bill Russell is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Best Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time
Bill Russell 1966-69

4
42 9
K. C. Jones is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Best Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time
K. C. Jones 1983-88

5
45 13
Doc Rivers is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Best Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time
Doc Rivers 2004-13

6
35 10
Tom Heinsohn is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Best Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time
Tom Heinsohn 1969-78

7
29 8
Bill Fitch is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Best Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time
Bill Fitch 1979-83

8
20 14
Dave Cowens is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Best Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time
Dave Cowens 1978-79

9
15 13
Chris Ford is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Best Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time
Chris Ford 1990-95

10
7 12
Rajon Rondo is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Best Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time
林倞宇 added Rajon Rondo Boston Celtics, Boston Celtics

11
13 20
M. L. Carr is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Best Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time
M. L. Carr 1995-97

12
9 17
Jim O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Best Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time
Jim O'Brien 2001-04

13
6 14
Tom Sanders is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Best Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time
Tom Sanders 1978

14
4 13
Jimmy Rodgers is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Best Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time
Jimmy Rodgers 1988-90

15
3 17
Alvin Julian is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Best Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time
Alvin Julian 1948-50

16
6 28
Rick Pitino is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Best Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time
Rick Pitino 1997-2001

17
2 18
John Carroll is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Best Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time

18
2 19
John Russell is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Best Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time
John Russell 1946-48