Adna is a 20-year old Boston Celtics fan from St. Cloud, Minnesota. I’ve been interacting with her on Twitter for roughly a year, and she is all Celtics, all the time. I asked her a few questions, including just what got her into following the Celtics:
I became a Celtics fan in 2001 when I was 9 years old. My aunt lived in Boston and she came to visit my family in Minnesota. When she came, she brought me some gifts. One of them was a Paul Pierce jersey. I would wear that jersey all the time. After she brought me the jersey, I became obsessed with Paul Pierce and the Boston Celtics. I would watch the games that I could any game that I could on tv. I also read books and watched movies on the Celtics history. I was fascinated.
Who is your favorite Celtic?
My favorite Celtics player is Paul Pierce. Ever since I got that jersey from my aunt, Paul has been an idol to me. Once I heard that he had been stabbed 11 times and was still ready for the next season, my love for him only grew. All ...