From the inexperienced fro to the four-leaf clover blazer, it is easy to see Jack Bienvenue of Wellfleet, Massachusetts, bleeds Celtic inexperienced. However now, his feelings for the staff are actually worn on his sleeve.
Bienvenue bought a tattoo of a mock 2022 Boston Celtics NBA Championship banner tattooed on his shoulder Monday.
“Actually a little bit nervous, however I really do suppose the Boston Celtics can win the championship,” he instructed NBC10 Boston.
He has a contingency plan if it would not occur.
“I can simply cross out the ‘2’ and I can simply put the ‘3’ proper over it,” Bienvenue mentioned. “However I’m very assured that they are going to win it this yr.”
Over the almost three months since Dec. 31, the Celtics have the perfect file within the Jap Convention at 29-9 — that is after taking part in a lot of the season with a median file.
Their impressed play led to Bienvenue having an epiphany.
“I simply had a imaginative and prescient,” he mentioned. “I noticed the duck boats driving by way of Boston. Fingers crossed. On the finish of the day, I am only a very passionate sports activities fan, particularly concerning the Boston Celtics.”
The Cape Cod Regional Technical Excessive Faculty senior had the imaginative and prescient whereas in school.
“We have been all speaking in math class, children have been speaking about, we have been all speaking concerning the NBA, and swiftly, it simply clicked,” he mentioned.
Not everybody has beloved his new ink. Bienvenue mentioned his haters “say what I am considering: It is silly, some folks suppose I jinxed us. I am sorry to all of the superstitious folks on the market.”
Adore it or hate it, Bienvenue is smiling by way of all of it.
“I simply snort at all of it,” he mentioned. “As a result of I do know that it is silly, as properly. I similar to laughing with it.”
He says he’ll maintain that smile on his face when he goes to Wednesday evening’s sport towards the Utah Jazz.