Kevin Garnett is set to be immortalized in Boston Celtics history. The superstar power forward will become the 24th player in franchise history to have his jersey retired.

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According to ESPN, KG will have his #5 added to the rafters of TD Garden in Boston on March 13 at 3:30 pm ET when the Celtics take on Luke Doncic and the Dallas Mavericks.

KG played six seasons in Boston and won the NBA title in 2008 with the squad. He was a part of the Celtics super team, led by a big 3 of Garnett, Paul Pierce, and Ray Allen.


“I’m honored and thankful to have my number retired with the Celtics,” Garnett said in a previous statement. “I will always have immense respect and appreciation for ownership, Danny Ainge, Doc Rivers, my past teammates and Celtic Nation!”