Celtics have hired Art Horne to be head athletic trainer, per league sources. He replaces Ed Lacerte, who had been with BOS for 30 years.— Tom Haberstroh (@tomhaberstroh) July 24, 2017
Horne, a local Northeastern grad, joins Boston after two seasons with the Atlanta Hawks. Lacerte and s+c coach Bryan Doo have left the C's.— Tom Haberstroh (@tomhaberstroh) July 24, 2017
Before the Hawks, Horne was at Northwestern University. Per the Hawks website:
Horne comes to the Hawks from Northeastern University, where he was Director of Sports Performance, with oversight of the development and care of all varsity student-athletes, while serving as the Athletic Trainer and Strength and Conditioning Coach for the men’s basketball team. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Athletic Training and Physical Education with a teacher education certification from Canisius, and also holds a Master’s Degree in Education from Boston University.