#howiemchugh

  1. The story behind the Irish name, green jersey and lucky mascot of the Boston Celtics

    By Alana Loftus The basketballers of the Boston Celtics wear a green jersey and the team's name is a nod to the Irish community in the city of Boston . Irish immigration to Boston was at its highest in the early 20th century and the Irish American population exploded. Soon after, in