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Celtics About to Retake All-Time Wins Total from Lakers
« on: January 27, 2017, 11:32:15 PM »

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This was mentioned during the TV broadcast tonight.  Friday's win over  the Magic put the Celtics all-time total wins at 3249, just 2 behind the Lakers.  Any step past the Lakers in historical context makes me happy. 

http://www.basketball-reference.com/teams/

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Re: Celtics About to Retake All-Time Wins Total from Lakers
« Reply #1 on: January 27, 2017, 11:36:26 PM »

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Re: Celtics About to Retake All-Time Wins Total from Lakers
« Reply #2 on: January 27, 2017, 11:36:27 PM »

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This was mentioned during the TV broadcast tonight.  Friday's win over  the Magic put the Celtics all-time total wins at 3249, just 2 behind the Lakers.  Any step past the Lakers in historical context makes me happy. 

http://www.basketball-reference.com/teams/

It's not impossible that we'll be tied with them when we play each other next Friday.  I'm actually hoping that happens, because it'd be cool for that to be decided head-to-head.

Re: Celtics About to Retake All-Time Wins Total from Lakers
« Reply #3 on: January 27, 2017, 11:46:49 PM »

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I was thinking it was close again  but have not checked ,  TP ....for doing the work.

It's always a great stat to own .....and use against the TANKER teams   .....and always the Lakers


Re: Celtics About to Retake All-Time Wins Total from Lakers
« Reply #4 on: January 31, 2017, 03:44:40 AM »

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This will be very soon.

After the W against DET we are only one win behind.

Overtaking W/L% will be harder.


Re: Celtics About to Retake All-Time Wins Total from Lakers
« Reply #5 on: January 31, 2017, 04:12:05 AM »

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This will be very soon.

After the W against DET we are only one win behind.

Overtaking W/L% will be harder.


😱 we need like 5 more years of lakers futility to catch them in W/L%...

Re: Celtics About to Retake All-Time Wins Total from Lakers
« Reply #6 on: January 31, 2017, 05:28:20 AM »

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That's what I call a rivalry.
Not the BS Toronto & Washington are trying to do with their so called rivalry.

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« Reply #7 on: January 31, 2017, 08:12:57 AM »

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Sweet!

Re: Celtics About to Retake All-Time Wins Total from Lakers
« Reply #8 on: January 31, 2017, 08:37:00 AM »

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Best rivalry in big 4 American sports? As much as it pains me, Red Sox-Yankees rivalry is nowhere near as close.

Re: Celtics About to Retake All-Time Wins Total from Lakers
« Reply #9 on: January 31, 2017, 08:47:14 AM »

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So we must be a few hundred ahead of the Los Angeles Lakers, then.  ;D

Re: Celtics About to Retake All-Time Wins Total from Lakers
« Reply #10 on: January 31, 2017, 08:57:06 AM »

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This will be very soon.

After the W against DET we are only one win behind.

Overtaking W/L% will be harder.



That was before DET game...we are tied now
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We Are Tied Back Up With The Lakers!
« Reply #11 on: January 31, 2017, 11:20:58 AM »

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http://www.basketball-reference.com/leagues/NBA_wins.html


We are now tied back up with the Lakers at 3,251 total franchise wins! With the way things are going, we should be able to gain a lot of ground in the next few years, and hopefully put some distance in championships as well.

Re: Celtics About to Retake All-Time Wins Total from Lakers
« Reply #12 on: January 31, 2017, 11:24:49 AM »

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oh dang, you are right!!! my bad

with the Detroit W we tied them at 3251 wins. TP

Re: Celtics About to Retake All-Time Wins Total from Lakers
« Reply #13 on: January 31, 2017, 11:45:45 AM »

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This will be very soon.

After the W against DET we are only one win behind.

Overtaking W/L% will be harder.



That was before DET game...we are tied now

Given the "Los Angeles Lakers" did not become such until 1960, the chart is wrong, and should be corrected to read the Minneapolis/Los Angeles Lakers.

Re: Celtics About to Retake All-Time Wins Total from Lakers
« Reply #14 on: February 01, 2017, 10:41:00 PM »

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Friday night grudge match vs LA for the all time total!

That's pretty cool.

Beat L.A.!

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