According to ESPN.com, "the Future Power Rankings are ESPN Insider's projection of the on-court success expected for each team in the 2013-14, 2014-15 and 2015-16 seasons." Here's the graphic for the Celtics posted on ESPN Boston:
Clearly the big strength here for the C's is the "management" category; Danny Ainge and Doc Rivers are the second longest tenured GM/Head Coach combo in the league (behind the Spurs R.C. Buford and Greg Popovich). 15th seems like a fairly accurate prediction for where Boston will likely be over the next three years. What do you think? Leave your comments below.
And that's Tommy Heinsohn on the right, the last Celtic to wear #15.