1997-1998 Boston Celtics

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36-46 Missed Playoffs
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1997-98 Boston Celtics

What was the record of the 1997-98 Boston Celtics?

The Boston Celtics finished the regular season with a 36-46 record. They went 24-17 at home and 12-29 on the road.

What division did the 1997-98 Boston Celtics play in?

The 1997-98 Boston Celtics played in the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference.

What was the 1997-98 Boston Celtics record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1997-98 Boston Celtics had their best month in December, when they went 7-5 and had a 58.3% win percentage. Their worst month was March, when they went 4-11 and had a 26.7% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Point Differential
October '97 1-0 100% +7
November '97 6-9 40% -60
December '97 7-5 58.3% -1
January '98 6-10 37.5% -60
February '98 7-6 53.8% +14
March '98 4-11 26.7% -93
April '98 5-5 50% -22

Did the 1997-98 Boston Celtics make the Playoffs?

No, the Celtics didn't make the Playoffs in 1998.

What was the point differential for the 1997-98 Boston Celtics?

The Boston Celtics finished the regular season with a point differential of -215. Based on their point differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Celtics could have been expected to have about 33.4 wins, or a 33-49 record in the regular season.

How did the 1997-98 Boston Celtics perform in one-possession games?

In close, one-possession games, or games that went to overtime, the 1997-98 Boston Celtics went 5-4.

How did the 1997-98 Boston Celtics perform in overtime games?

During the regular season, the 1997-98 Boston Celtics went 1-1 in overtime games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1997-98 Boston Celtics?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1997-98 Boston Celtics was a 4 game winning streak on 2 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1997-98 Boston Celtics?

The longest losing streak that the Boston Celtics had during the 1997-98 regular season was 6 games, which happened once during the season.

1997-98 Boston Celtics Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Fri, Oct 31, 1997 vs Chicago Bulls Win 92 - 85
Sun, Nov 2, 1997 vs Orlando Magic Loss 96 - 107
Tue, Nov 4, 1997 @ New York Knicks Loss 70 - 102
Wed, Nov 5, 1997 vs Miami Heat Loss 74 - 90
Fri, Nov 7, 1997 vs Cleveland Cavaliers Loss 92 - 96
Sat, Nov 8, 1997 @ Milwaukee Bucks Loss 96 - 105
Wed, Nov 12, 1997 vs Denver Nuggets Win 96 - 86
Fri, Nov 14, 1997 vs Toronto Raptors Win 103 - 99
Sat, Nov 15, 1997 @ Philadelphia 76ers Win 107 - 101
Tue, Nov 18, 1997 @ Toronto Raptors Win 122 - 109
Wed, Nov 19, 1997 @ New Jersey Nets Loss 100 - 108
Fri, Nov 21, 1997 vs New Jersey Nets Win 101 - 93
Sun, Nov 23, 1997 vs Detroit Pistons Win 90 - 86
Wed, Nov 26, 1997 vs Los Angeles Lakers Loss 103 - 118
Fri, Nov 28, 1997 vs Phoenix Suns Loss 108 - 112 OT
Sat, Nov 29, 1997 @ Cleveland Cavaliers Loss 97 - 103
Wed, Dec 3, 1997 vs Chicago Bulls Loss 87 - 97
Fri, Dec 5, 1997 @ Miami Heat Loss 97 - 117
Wed, Dec 10, 1997 vs Milwaukee Bucks Win 96 - 91
Fri, Dec 12, 1997 vs Washington Wizards Win 97 - 88
Sat, Dec 13, 1997 @ Detroit Pistons Loss 77 - 93
Mon, Dec 15, 1997 vs Philadelphia 76ers Win 100 - 83
Wed, Dec 17, 1997 @ Toronto Raptors Win 88 - 83
Sun, Dec 21, 1997 vs Los Angeles Clippers Win 99 - 77
Tue, Dec 23, 1997 vs Charlotte Hornets Win 102 - 96
Fri, Dec 26, 1997 @ San Antonio Spurs Loss 86 - 101
Sun, Dec 28, 1997 @ Los Angeles Lakers Win 108 - 102
Tue, Dec 30, 1997 @ Phoenix Suns Loss 90 - 100
Fri, Jan 2, 1998 vs Minnesota Timberwolves Win 93 - 89
Sat, Jan 3, 1998 @ Milwaukee Bucks Win 106 - 99
Tue, Jan 6, 1998 @ Chicago Bulls Loss 79 - 90
Wed, Jan 7, 1998 @ Washington Wizards Loss 108 - 110
Fri, Jan 9, 1998 vs Seattle SuperSonics Loss 92 - 111
Sat, Jan 10, 1998 @ Orlando Magic Loss 82 - 90
Tue, Jan 13, 1998 vs San Antonio Spurs Loss 88 - 97
Thu, Jan 15, 1998 vs Vancouver Grizzlies Win 97 - 93
Sun, Jan 18, 1998 vs Indiana Pacers Loss 96 - 103
Mon, Jan 19, 1998 @ New York Knicks Loss 82 - 98
Wed, Jan 21, 1998 @ Minnesota Timberwolves Loss 95 - 104
Fri, Jan 23, 1998 @ Atlanta Hawks Win 89 - 85
Sat, Jan 24, 1998 @ Indiana Pacers Loss 88 - 95
Mon, Jan 26, 1998 vs New York Knicks Win 94 - 85
Wed, Jan 28, 1998 vs Washington Wizards Win 104 - 102
Fri, Jan 30, 1998 vs Charlotte Hornets Loss 95 - 97
Sun, Feb 1, 1998 vs Houston Rockets Win 107 - 96
Tue, Feb 3, 1998 @ Charlotte Hornets Loss 89 - 93
Wed, Feb 4, 1998 vs Dallas Mavericks Win 110 - 99
Tue, Feb 10, 1998 @ Denver Nuggets Loss 99 - 112
Thu, Feb 12, 1998 @ Utah Jazz Loss 100 - 118
Fri, Feb 13, 1998 @ Los Angeles Clippers Win 97 - 96
Sun, Feb 15, 1998 @ Golden State Warriors Loss 87 - 101
Tue, Feb 17, 1998 @ Sacramento Kings Loss 99 - 102
Wed, Feb 18, 1998 @ Vancouver Grizzlies Win 114 - 105
Fri, Feb 20, 1998 @ Seattle SuperSonics Win 106 - 96
Sun, Feb 22, 1998 @ Portland Trail Blazers Loss 96 - 121
Wed, Feb 25, 1998 vs Sacramento Kings Win 111 - 94
Fri, Feb 27, 1998 vs Golden State Warriors Win 120 - 88
Sun, Mar 1, 1998 vs Portland Trail Blazers Win 102 - 101
Wed, Mar 4, 1998 vs Utah Jazz Loss 94 - 110
Fri, Mar 6, 1998 vs Washington Wizards Win 108 - 98
Sun, Mar 8, 1998 @ Indiana Pacers Loss 100 - 104
Wed, Mar 11, 1998 vs Atlanta Hawks Loss 105 - 110
Fri, Mar 13, 1998 vs Detroit Pistons Loss 92 - 96
Sun, Mar 15, 1998 @ Atlanta Hawks Loss 77 - 93
Tue, Mar 17, 1998 @ Dallas Mavericks Loss 93 - 99
Thu, Mar 19, 1998 @ Houston Rockets Loss 96 - 105
Sun, Mar 22, 1998 vs Philadelphia 76ers Win 108 - 90
Mon, Mar 23, 1998 @ Chicago Bulls Loss 88 - 111
Wed, Mar 25, 1998 vs Miami Heat Loss 91 - 105
Fri, Mar 27, 1998 @ New Jersey Nets Win 82 - 76
Sun, Mar 29, 1998 @ Philadelphia 76ers Loss 94 - 99
Tue, Mar 31, 1998 @ Miami Heat Loss 95 - 121
Wed, Apr 1, 1998 @ Orlando Magic Win 98 - 87
Fri, Apr 3, 1998 @ Detroit Pistons Win 101 - 100
Sun, Apr 5, 1998 vs New York Knicks Win 102 - 92
Wed, Apr 8, 1998 vs New Jersey Nets Loss 104 - 117
Fri, Apr 10, 1998 vs Orlando Magic Win 82 - 80 OT
Sun, Apr 12, 1998 vs Indiana Pacers Loss 87 - 93
Tue, Apr 14, 1998 @ Cleveland Cavaliers Loss 86 - 95
Wed, Apr 15, 1998 vs Milwaukee Bucks Loss 109 - 117
Fri, Apr 17, 1998 vs Cleveland Cavaliers Win 78 - 71
Sat, Apr 18, 1998 @ Washington Wizards Loss 95 - 112

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