2019 ScheduleAll times ET

2019 Schedule
2-1, 2nd in Atlantic
Kyrie splits D for and-1 layup (0:21)

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Brad Stevens says Gordon Hayward is sitting against the Knicks on Saturday due to ‘general soreness.' He says the absence wasn't previously planned.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

David Fizdale says Kyrie Irving is ‘the one guy' he would pay to see play.

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Hayward gets night off vs. Knicks with sore ankle

Celtics coach Brad Stevens said the team isn't "overly concerned" with Gordon Hayward's sore ankle, which caused him to sit out Saturday's game against the Knicks.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

The Celtics say Gordon Hayward will not play on Saturday against the Knicks - the second game of a back-to-back - due to left ankle recovery.

Leonard: 'We needed that' (1:13)
Lowry steps back, Ibaka rises up to finish off Celtics (0:21)
Green and Leonard team up to deny Tatum (0:23)
VanVleet dazzles crowd with reverse layup for and-1 (0:27)
Hayward crosses up Miles for 3-point play (0:24)
VanVleet beats 1st half buzzer with deep 3 (0:34)
Ibaka rattles rim with big finish (0:24)
Leonard puts away 2-handed slam (0:21)
Tatum sends VanVleet's layup into stands (0:18)
Leonard pulls up for 3 over Hayward (0:27)
Tatum finishes with nasty Eurostep (0:18)
Leonard bodies Hayward for strong finish (0:18)
Horford drives and dunks for and-1 (0:21)
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4dSid Ventura

Morris leads Celtics' bench on opening day

With Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward struggling, the Celtics' bench, led by Marcus Morris, stepped up in their 105-87 win over the Sixers.

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4dJackie MacMullan

Irving, Hayward show rust in Celtics' victory

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.

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Team Stats

Points Per Game103.0Tied-25th
Rebounds Per Game52.0Tied-6th
Assists Per Game25.0Tied-8th
Points Allowed100.0Tied-3rd

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