2019 ScheduleAll times ET
Kawhi Leonard had 31 points and 10 rebounds, Serge Ibaka added 21 points and the Toronto Raptors beat the Boston Celtics 113-101 on Friday night in an early matchup between Eastern Conference contenders.
Windhorst, MacMullan and MacMahon discuss Celtics vs Sixers, Tatum's potential superstardom, Davis' evolution, Paul Allen stories and more
Brian Windhorst, Jackie MacMullan, Tim MacMahon and Andrew Han break down all angles of Celtics vs Sixers including Jason Tatum's potential superstardom (6:00), Pelicans vs Rockets (18:30), Anthony Davis' evolution as a player (23:00), his potential free agency (41:00), great Paul Allen stories (48:00) and much more. Plus, Storytime with Jackie Mac.
Is Giannis ready to be MVP? Will the Lakers make the playoffs? What's the Jimmy Butler fallout? There are plenty of questions to answer this season.
Gordon Hayward talks about how his return has been slower and more challenging than expected. By Zach Lowe.
With Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward struggling, the Celtics' bench, led by Marcus Morris, stepped up in their 105-87 win over the Sixers.
The Celtics beat the 76ers 105-87 on Tuesday, but players on both teams said it's too early to call them a rivalry.
Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward returned to the court for the Celtics on Tuesday, combining to shoot 6-for-26 from the field. The Celtics still won 105-87 over the 76ers.
Nick DePaula ESPN
Jaylen Brown wastes no time taking advantage of the league's new loosened color restrictions on sneakers, wearing Tracy McGrady's mismatched retro Adidas TMac 3 for the Celtics' home opener. While the league's guidelines do require that "both shoes must match in color and design," players like Brown are expected to be pushing the boundaries all season long.
Jayson Tatum had 23 points and nine rebounds, and the Boston Celtics outlasted the Philadelphia 76ers 105-87 on Tuesday night in the season opener for both teams.
Points Per Game105.022nd
Rebounds Per Game55.05th
Assists Per Game21.0Tied-12th
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