For such a storied ball club, this is a bit of a surprise.
Here's how NBA Twitter reacted to the 2023 All-Star starters.
For whatever reason, the Boston Celtics have had a lot of trouble beating longer ball clubs like the Oklahoma City Thunder, Chicago Bulls, and most recently, the Orlando Magic.
The NBA on Thursday unveiled the captains and starters from each conference for the 2023 NBA All-Star Game.
All eyes are on LeBron James pursuit of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's all-time NBA scoring record, but James just tied another record held by "The Captain."