Category Archives: Activities

John Havlicek Loved Boston Garden Pizza

Boston Garden Pizza, previously owned by the Valentis, was once a pizza joint frequented by Celtics players and fans alike. They were most famous for cutting their big, cheesy slices with sheers. Anthony Valenti, 88, who ran Boston Garden Pizza from 1957 until 1995, said John Havlicek was his “best customer.” After closing, the pizza… Read More »

Havlicek’s Community Involvement with Fishing Touraments

The Havliceks are heavily involved with their community. Chris Havlicek is on the board of several community organizations like the Everglades Foundation and Orange Bowl Committee, while his father, John Havlicek hosts the annual John Havlicek Fishing Tournament, which benefits the Genesis Foundation. The Celtics legend participated in several other fishing competitions to benevit various… Read More »