The 1968 NBA Expansion draft was held today, in which Boston lost several players of note to help populate the rosters of the newly-formed Milwaukee Bucks and Phoenix Suns.
All three players taken from the Celtics were drafted by the Bucks, starting with wing Tom Thacker.
Watts averaged 1.4 points, as many rebounds and 0.1 assists per game in the 28 games he played for the Celtics between 1965 and 1967.
Toby Kimball was a member of the inaugural class of the Huskies of Honor at Gampel Pavilion in 2006 #UConnNation pic.
Boston was led by 28 points and 8 rebounds from Kevin Garnett, and point guard Rajon Rondo added 15 points, 5 rebounds and 6 assists, and guard Sam Cassell chipped in 13 from the bench.
Finally, in 2012 the Celtics crushed the Atlanta Hawks 101-79 in Game 4 of the East’s first round.