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In fact, with 17 titles to their name and decades of competitive basketball played in them, their unretired jersey numbers pack in some of the most history not hanging from the rafters of any team in the league. To that end, we launched our accounting of that history, with every player in every jersey worn by more than one Celtics player in the storied franchise’s history accounted for.
Today’s installment focuses on the six players who wore No. 15 over the years.
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1947 - Hal Crisler - forward
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— Honest☘️Larry (@HonestLarry1) December 31, 2020
1947-48 - Jack Garfinkel - guard
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1949-50 - Jim Seminoff - wing
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1954 - Ed Mikan - center
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1955-56 - Red Morrison - center
— Honest☘️Larry (@HonestLarry1) April 26, 2021
1956-65 - Tommy Heinsohn - forward
AP Photo/J. Walter Green