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The Parquet by the numbers

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Putnam on the apron of the Boston Celtics historic floor

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The Parquet by the numbers

  1. 1. 9-14-15 PU TNAM ON THE BOSTON CELTICS PARQUET APRON The Boston Celtics are known for two things: Pride and a legacy of winning. A symbol of that legacy is the one-of-a-kind parquet floor, witness to 17 championship banners and perhaps the most storied playing surface in all of sport. It is where Celtic pride — and a legacy of winning — has taken shape. Putnam Investments is proud to partner with the Boston Celtics and is honored to be the first logo on the parquet in front of the bench. THIRD FLOOR IN TEAM HISTORY ONLY TEAM IN THE LEAGUE ALLOWED TO USE OAK OVER MAPLE 264 PANELS MAKE UP THE PARQUET FLOOR WHOLE FLOOR IS 60’ X 110’ PANELS ARE 5’ X 5’ SQUARES EACH PANEL WEIGHS ~130 lbs THE PARQUET PATTERN IS A DETAILED AND INTRICATE COURT DESIGN; THE ORIGINAL PARQUET WAS MADE WITH THIS APPEARANCE DUE TO THE LIMITED WOOD AVAILABLE DURING WWII Putnam on the apron of the Boston Celtics historic floor The Boston Celtics are known for two things: Pride and a legacy of winning. A symbol of that legacy is the one-of-a-kind parquet floor, site of 17 championship banners and perhaps the most storied playing surface in all of sport. It is where Celtic pride — and a legacy of winning — has taken shape. Putnam Investments is proud to partner with the Boston Celtics and is honored to be the first to place its logo on the parquet in front of the bench. The parquet pattern is a detailed and intricate court design. The original parquet was made with this appearance due to the limited wood available during WWII. The 4-color process gradient Putnam bug version is our primary logo and should be used wherever possible. ONLY OAK FLOOR IN THE NBA THIRD FLOOR IN TEAM HISTORY 264 PANELS MAKE UP THE PARQUET FLOOR PANELS ARE 5" X 5" SQUARES WHOLE FLOOR IS 60" X 110" EACH PANEL WEIGHS AROUND 130 LBS 1303 6600SQ. FT.

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