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Boston Celtics

1955-56 Boston Celtics Game Results

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 39-33
Finished 2nd in the NBA's Eastern Division

Postseason: 1-2
Lost division semi-finals

Division Semifinals - Lost to Syracuse Nationals 2-1

Coach: Red Auerbach (39-33)

1955-56 Boston Celtics Roster
1955-56 Boston Celtics Statistics

The Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association ended the 1955-56 season with a record of 39 wins and 33 losses, finishing second in the NBA's Eastern Division, and compiled a postseason mark of 1-2. Red Auerbach coached the team. The 1955-56 Boston Celtics lost in the division semi-finals.

Regular Season Points For: 7632
Regular Season Points Against: 7585

November 5, 1955Philadelphia Warriors 87 at Boston Celtics 98W1-0-00-0-01-0-0
November 11, 1955Minneapolis Lakers 75 at Boston Celtics 119W2-0-00-0-02-0-0
November 12, 1955Boston Celtics 95 at New York Knicks 96L2-0-00-1-02-1-0
November 17, 1955Boston Celtics 92 at Philadelphia Warriors 106L2-0-00-2-02-2-0
November 19, 1955Fort Wayne Pistons 102 at Boston Celtics 104W3-0-00-2-03-2-0
November 23, 1955New York Knicks 115 at Boston Celtics 111L3-1-00-2-03-3-0
November 24, 1955Boston Celtics 103 at Syracuse Nationals 111L3-1-00-3-03-4-0
November 26, 1955Boston Celtics 104 at Rochester Royals 103W3-1-01-3-04-4-0
November 29, 1955Boston Celtics 105 at Syracuse Nationals 97W3-1-02-3-05-4-0 at New York, NY
December 2, 1955St. Louis Hawks 81 at Boston Celtics 94W4-1-02-3-06-4-0
December 4, 1955Boston Celtics 90 at Fort Wayne Pistons 111L4-1-02-4-06-5-0
December 6, 1955Boston Celtics 122 at St. Louis Hawks 99W4-1-03-4-07-5-0
December 9, 1955Rochester Royals 109 at Boston Celtics 108L4-2-03-4-07-6-0 at Philadelphia, PA
December 10, 1955Minneapolis Lakers 102 at Boston Celtics 118W5-2-03-4-08-6-0
December 11, 1955Boston Celtics 89 at Syracuse Nationals 101L5-2-03-5-08-7-0
December 13, 1955Philadelphia Warriors 109 at Boston Celtics 108L5-3-03-5-08-8-0 at New York, NY
December 14, 1955New York Knicks 100 at Boston Celtics 102W6-3-03-5-09-8-0
December 17, 1955Syracuse Nationals 110 at Boston Celtics 104L6-4-03-5-09-9-0
December 18, 1955Boston Celtics 95 at New York Knicks 92W6-4-04-5-010-9-0
December 20, 1955Boston Celtics 111 at Minneapolis Lakers 104W6-4-05-5-011-9-0 at New York, NY
December 25, 1955Boston Celtics 115 at Minneapolis Lakers 112W6-4-06-5-012-9-0
December 27, 1955Boston Celtics 105 at St. Louis Hawks 102W6-4-07-5-013-9-0
December 30, 1955Boston Celtics 110 at Syracuse Nationals 103W6-4-08-5-014-9-0 at Bangor, ME
December 31, 1955Boston Celtics 112 at Rochester Royals 100W6-4-09-5-015-9-0
January 1, 1956Philadelphia Warriors 113 at Boston Celtics 121W7-4-09-5-016-9-0
January 3, 1956New York Knicks 107 at Boston Celtics 97L7-5-09-5-016-10-0 at Philadelphia, PA
January 4, 1956New York Knicks 103 at Boston Celtics 86L7-6-09-5-016-11-0 at Syracuse, NY
January 5, 1956Boston Celtics 92 at New York Knicks 87W7-6-010-5-017-11-0
January 7, 1956Boston Celtics 105 at Syracuse Nationals 99W7-6-011-5-018-11-0
January 8, 1956Rochester Royals 111 at Boston Celtics 109L7-7-011-5-018-12-0
January 10, 1956Boston Celtics 89 at Fort Wayne Pistons 105L7-7-011-6-018-13-0
January 11, 1956Minneapolis Lakers 114 at Boston Celtics 110L7-8-011-6-018-14-0 at St Paul, MN
January 13, 1956Syracuse Nationals 104 at Boston Celtics 119W8-8-011-6-019-14-0
January 14, 1956Boston Celtics 104 at Philadelphia Warriors 103W8-8-012-6-020-14-0
January 15, 1956New York Knicks 109 at Boston Celtics 104L8-9-012-6-020-15-0
January 17, 1956Boston Celtics 91 at Fort Wayne Pistons 85W8-9-013-6-021-15-0 at Charlotte, NC
January 18, 1956Boston Celtics 95 at Fort Wayne Pistons 90W8-9-014-6-022-15-0 at Miami, FL
January 20, 1956St. Louis Hawks 112 at Boston Celtics 133W9-9-014-6-023-15-0
January 21, 1956Boston Celtics 100 at Syracuse Nationals 96W9-9-015-6-024-15-0 at Philadelphia, PA
January 22, 1956Philadelphia Warriors 129 at Boston Celtics 115L9-10-015-6-024-16-0
January 23, 1956Philadelphia Warriors 120 at Boston Celtics 104L9-11-015-6-024-17-0 at New Haven, CT
January 25, 1956Fort Wayne Pistons 101 at Boston Celtics 100L9-12-015-6-024-18-0 at Philadelphia, PA
January 27, 1956Fort Wayne Pistons 106 at Boston Celtics 97L9-13-015-6-024-19-0
January 28, 1956Boston Celtics 126 at Rochester Royals 119W9-13-016-6-025-19-0
January 29, 1956Rochester Royals 103 at Boston Celtics 112W10-13-016-6-026-19-0
January 31, 1956Boston Celtics 91 at St. Louis Hawks 114L10-13-016-7-026-20-0
February 1, 1956Boston Celtics 106 at Minneapolis Lakers 107L10-13-016-8-026-21-0
February 2, 1956Boston Celtics 102 at Minneapolis Lakers 101W10-13-017-8-027-21-0 at St Louis, MO
February 4, 1956Boston Celtics 69 at Rochester Royals 83L10-13-017-9-027-22-0
February 5, 1956New York Knicks 104 at Boston Celtics 114W11-13-017-9-028-22-0
February 7, 1956Boston Celtics 102 at New York Knicks 113L11-13-017-10-028-23-0
February 8, 1956St. Louis Hawks 111 at Boston Celtics 110L11-14-017-10-028-24-0 at Rochester, NY
February 9, 1956Boston Celtics 98 at Syracuse Nationals 97W11-14-018-10-029-24-0
February 10, 1956St. Louis Hawks 100 at Boston Celtics 124W12-14-018-10-030-24-0
February 12, 1956New York Knicks 108 at Boston Celtics 116W13-14-018-10-031-24-0
February 18, 1956Philadelphia Warriors 115 at Boston Celtics 101L13-15-018-10-031-25-0 at New Haven, CT
February 19, 1956Philadelphia Warriors 118 at Boston Celtics 120W14-15-018-10-032-25-0
February 21, 1956Boston Celtics 97 at St. Louis Hawks 101L14-15-018-11-032-26-0
February 22, 1956Boston Celtics 93 at Minneapolis Lakers 90W14-15-019-11-033-26-0
February 24, 1956Boston Celtics 129 at Philadelphia Warriors 135L14-15-019-12-033-27-0
February 26, 1956Rochester Royals 100 at Boston Celtics 111W15-15-019-12-034-27-0
February 28, 1956Boston Celtics 97 at Rochester Royals 113L15-15-019-13-034-28-0 at New York, NY
February 29, 1956Fort Wayne Pistons 99 at Boston Celtics 106W16-15-019-13-035-28-0
March 1, 1956Boston Celtics 100 at Syracuse Nationals 111L16-15-019-14-035-29-0
March 2, 1956Minneapolis Lakers 113 at Boston Celtics 119W17-15-019-14-036-29-0
March 4, 1956Philadelphia Warriors 114 at Boston Celtics 128W18-15-019-14-037-29-0
March 6, 1956Boston Celtics 99 at New York Knicks 119L18-15-019-15-037-30-0
March 7, 1956Syracuse Nationals 98 at Boston Celtics 111W19-15-019-15-038-30-0
March 8, 1956Boston Celtics 120 at Philadelphia Warriors 142L19-15-019-16-038-31-0
March 10, 1956Fort Wayne Pistons 106 at Boston Celtics 103L19-16-019-16-038-32-0 at New York, NY
March 11, 1956St. Louis Hawks 127 at Boston Celtics 121L19-17-019-16-038-33-0
March 14, 1956Syracuse Nationals 103 at Boston Celtics 122W20-17-019-16-039-33-0
March 17, 1956Syracuse Nationals 93 at Boston Celtics 110W1-0-00-0-01-0-0
March 19, 1956Boston Celtics 98 at Syracuse Nationals 101L1-0-00-1-01-1-0
March 21, 1956Syracuse Nationals 102 at Boston Celtics 97L1-1-00-1-01-2-0