ESPN Forecast predicts Celtics will again finish 40-42, eighth in East's NBA Summer Forecast series began today, with the release of projected records for each team in the Eastern Conference in 2015-16.  Oddly enough, the ESPN panel has the Celtics winding up with a 40-42 record and the final playoff spot in the East--exactly what Boston did last year.

Celtics beat reported Chris Forsberg pegs the C's for a 44-38 record this season, and notes that last year's Forecast expected them to win only 28 games.

Over at ESPN Boston, Forsberg put together a similar panel made up of Celtics bloggers, myself included.  On average, the local guys think Boston will win 45 games, which coincidentally is what I predicted:

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