For Sports fan, Boston offers an array of professional sports teams. You can always find a sporting event within the city including baseball, football, soccer, basketball, hockey and more. You should never miss the fun of live sporting event in Boston, Mass. Some of the best teams in the city are listed below:
1.Boston Red Sox
Boston Red Sox
A Major League Baseball team, Boston Red Sox is based in Boston, Mass. The team was established in 1901 and plays their home games at Fenway Park, an oldest ballpark still in operation in Boston. In 1903, the team won its first World Series title against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
The team was founded as Boston American and in 1908; it was renamed as Boston Red Sox. The Boston Red Sox currently are a member of the Eastern Division in the American League.
The Red Sox has won six World Series titles (2004, 1918, 1916, 1915, 1912, and 1903), eleven AL Pennants (2004, 1986, 1975, 1967, 1946, 1918, 1916, 1915, 1912, 1904, and 1903), five East Division titles (1995, 1990, 1988, 1986 and 1975) and five Wild card berths (2005, 2004, 2003, 1999 and 1998).
A professional basketball team, Boston Celtics is from Boston, Mass. The team was established in 1946. The Celtics are a member of the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference in the National Basketball Association (NBA).
The team finished its first season with the record of 22-38. The team has won sixteen Championships (1957, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1968, 1969, 1974, 1976, 1981, 1984, and 1986), nineteen Conference Titles (1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1968, 1969, 1974, 1976, 1981, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987), and twenty five Division Titles.
The team plays their home games at TD Banknorth Garden, a sports arena in the North End neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts. Doc Rivers is the current head coach of the team. The team’s colors are: Green, Black, and White.
A professional ice hockey team, Boston Bruins is based in Boston, Massachusetts. The team was established in 1924 and play in the National Hockey League (NHL). Dave Lewis is the current head coach of the Boston Bruins.
The team finished its first season with the record of 6-24. In 1991 and 1992, they suffered two consecutive Conference Final losses to the eventual Cup champion, the Mario Lemieux-led Pittsburgh Penguins. In 1997, Boston missed the playoffs for the first time in thirty years. The team ended its 2005-06 season with the record of 29-37 and 2006-07 season with the record of 35-41.
The team has won Stanley Cups five times, Conference Championship two times, and twenty one times Division Championship. The Bruins missed the playoffs in 2000-01. The colors of the Boston Bruins are: Black, Gold, and White.