Celtics

Celtics

Before Game 2 of the Bruins' second-round series with the Columbus Blue Jackets, the team took a moment pregame to honor Celtics legend John Havlicek. The video includes his career highlights with an excerpt from his retirement speech playing in the background. 

Havlicek passed away Thursday at the age of 79.  In his 16-year career, "Hondo" won eight championships with the Celtics and was an All-Star 13 times. 

The Celtics posted a tribute video for Havlicek on Thursday along with a touching statement, but will probably do more to honor the Hall of Famer when their series with the Milwaukee Bucks shifts to Boston on Friday, May 3. 

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