2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
8-4, 1st in Atlantic

The Hoop Collective: PG's Shooting, Jokic's Passing, Jaylen Brown's Improvement

In an annual tradition, Brian Windhorst, Kevin Pelton and Kevin Arnovitz discuss some of the league's statistical anomalies and whether they'll hold up. Will Paul George's hot shooting continue? How unreal are Nikola Jokic's passing numbers? Can Trae Young shake his cold spell? All that and more in the small sample theater.

Kemba whips no-look pass to Theis for dunk (0:16)
Kemba leaves game after taking hit to his side (0:34)
Theis accidentally assists Randle's dunk (0:18)
Walker dishing dimes in his season debut (0:16)
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3dTim Bontemps

Celtics' Walker: 'Joy' to play pain-free in return

Even though they were blown out by the Knicks on Sunday, the Celtics will happily take Sunday's ugly outcome if star point guard Kemba Walker continues to feel as good moving forward as he did after making his season debut.

Tacko Fall banks in a 2, Celtics bench loves it (0:20)

Celtics run past Magic 124-97 after week-long hiatus

— Jaylen Brown had 21 points and eight assists, Semi Ojeleye added 18 points and the Boston Celtics rolled to an 124-97 win over the Orlando Magic on Friday night in their return to action following an virus-related week-long hiatus.

Brown's pass to Ojeleye in corner results in 3 (0:18)

Adrian Wojnarowski Senior NBA Insider 

The Boston Celtics-Orlando Magic game on Wednesday is postponed, sources tell ESPN. The Magic and Celtics were scheduled to play Wednesday and Friday in Boston, but Magic won't be traveling today, sources tell ESPN. It is immediately unclear the status of the Friday game, but sources say Wednesday's game has been postponed.


The Hoop Collective: COVID-19's Impact On NBA Season

As COVID-19 continues to impact teams around the league, Brian Windhorst, Royce Young and Tim Bontemps discuss how the NBA will move forward. Plus, the crew also dives into Russell Westbrook's rough start in Washington and LaMelo Ball's ceiling.

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Heat-Celtics postponed due to virus protocols

Sunday night's game between the Celtics and Heat in Boston was postponed by the NBA because Miami does not have the minimum eight players available because of ongoing contact tracing.

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10dTim Bontemps

Tatum, Brown among 9 Celtics out against Heat

The Celtics have listed seven players -- including Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown -- as out for Sunday's game against the Heat because of the NBA's health and safety protocols and will have the minimum eight players available.

Tatum, Beal fraternize after game (0:16)
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10dTim Bontemps

C's short-handed; Tatum hits protocol, then Beal

Nine of the Celtics' 17 players were listed on the latest injury report -- most due to health and safety protocols. The Wizards' Bradley Beal, who played against the Celtics on Friday, is also in the protocol.

Tacko Fall stuffs Westbrook at the rim (0:22)

Team Stats

Points Per Game110.817th
Rebounds Per Game45.012th
Assists Per Game22.724th
Points Allowed109.512th

Team History