Fresh off a World Championship defeat, the Celtics and their fans need to turn the page towards the 2010-2011 season, as quickly as possible.
It was a tough game seven against the Los Angeles Lakers, but the Celtics should be proud of their effort.
Thought to make it no further than round two in the playoffs, the Celtics straightened their headbands and made a spirited run, through the Eastern Conference playoffs, that brought them back into the national spotlight.
Moving forward to next season a lot of questions arise about which direction the team will move towards.
Will they keep their core intact or go in one of many other directions?
Here are five ways the Celtics can once again make it back to the NBA finals.