(September 3, 2008 – Burbank, CA) – After shaking off their twenty-four win season the previous year, the Celtics revamped their roster with the key acquisitions of Kevin Garnet and Ray Allen. These moves helped turn the franchise around and led the Celtics to their 17th championship. Warner Home Video (WHV) and the National Basketball Association (NBA) are releasing one of the most anticipated sports DVDs of the year on October 28, 2008 with “NBA Champions 2007-2008 Boston Celtics Special Edition.” Relive the five key victories of the Celtics’ Championship run in there original broadcast format highlighting decisive wins over LeBron in Cleveland and Kobe in Los Angeles. This DVD is available for $39.92 SRP. Order due date is September 23, 2008. The 22-year wait is over for the Boston Celtics and there is no better way to experience the Celtics return to glory again than with this special edition DVD. The “NBA Champions 2007-2008 Boston Celtics Special Edition” DVD will offer an inside look at the Celtics regular season and triumphant playoff run, culminating with winning The NBA Finals against their familiar foe, the Los Angles Lakers. From exclusive interviews and behind-the-scenes action to special bonus features and profiles on players, fans will be able to experience what it means to be an NBA Champion. This 5-disc DVD set features all four of the Celtic’s victories in the 2008 Finals over arch-rival Los Angeles Lakers and the dramatic Game Seven victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference Semi-Finals. All five games are presented in their entirety in the original broadcast format. “‘The NBA Champions 2007-2008 Boston Celtics Special Edition’ DVD will allow fans to see the Celtics tremendous accomplishments during the playoff run into NBA history,” said Eddie Scannell, WHV Director, Sports Marketing. “We are excited to offer NBA fans this collector’s edition DVD of the complete network broadcasts of the Celtics key victories.” DVD Features will include: • Complete Network Broadcast of 4 Finals wins and Game 7 vs. Cavs The Credits About Warner Home Video With operations in 90 international territories Warner Home Video, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company, commands the largest distribution infrastructure in the global video marketplace. Warner Home Video's film library is the largest of any studio, offering top quality new and vintage titles from the repertoires of Warner Bros. Pictures, Turner Entertainment, Castle Rock Entertainment, HBO Home Video and New Line Home Entertainment.
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