It's a sad day in the Boston sports world, as Celtic legend Jo Jo White has passed away at the age of 71. 

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drafted by the team ninth overall in the 1969 draft17.2 points, 4.9 assists and 4.0 rebounds in more than 830 career gamescompeting in the 1968 summer gamesa 116-113 overtime loss to the New Orleans Pelicans

White, who had been working as a director of special projects and community relations with the team up until his passing, undoubtedly touched the lives of many members of the Celtics' family.