2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
8-4, 1st in Atlantic
Kemba leaves game after taking hit to his side (0:34)
Kemba whips no-look pass to Theis for dunk (0:16)
Theis accidentally assists Randle's dunk (0:18)
Walker dishing dimes in his season debut (0:16)

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.

Tacko Fall banks in a 2, Celtics bench loves it (0:20)
Brown's pass to Ojeleye in corner results in 3 (0:18)

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.

Tatum, Beal fraternize after game (0:16)
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7dTim 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.

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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.

Dunking and blocking, Tacko Fall can do it all! (0:34)
Tacko Fall stuffs Westbrook at the rim (0:22)
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9dTim Bontemps

Source: Celtics player tests positive; 2 more out

The Celtics' Robert Williams has tested positive for COVID-19, while Tristan Thompson and Grant Williams are being held out of at least Friday's game against Washington due to contact tracing, a source confirmed to ESPN.

Team Stats

Points Per Game114.09th
Rebounds Per Game45.2Tied-12th
Assists Per Game23.422nd
Points Allowed109.913th

Team History