2018 ScheduleAll times ET

2018 Schedule
53-29, 1st in Atlantic
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Pierce says Celtics can consistently be in the Finals (0:45)
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Pierce excited to end basketball career with jersey retirement (1:52)
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Pierce: Cavs still the team to beat in East (0:44)
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8h

What Kyrie's trade means for the NBA

Thompson and Trudell react to Kryie Irving's trade to the Boston Celtics for Isaiah Thomas, and ESPN Cavaliers reporter Dave McMenamin explains what this particular trade means for the NBA.

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8h

All About LeBron

Kyrie Irving is headed to Boston, so what does that mean for LeBron James? Dave McMenamin joined the show to discuss with Bob Ley.

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Celtics co-owner Wyc Grousbeck on the Kyrie Irving trade: "Kyrie is a four-time All-Star … he's a transcendent talent. We are excited to put him together with Gordon Hayward, Al Horford, Marcus Smart. We're excited. We want this team to go for Banner 18 and we need to get the best possible players to do that. That's what we are trying to do."

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Kyrie vs. Isaiah: Who you got? (0:40)
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Tatum happy to stay in Boston, play with Irving

Celtics rookie Jayson Tatum is excited he will be staying in Boston to play alongside fellow Duke product Kyrie Irving rather than being part of the trade package for the former Cavaliers star point guard.

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Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Celtics rookie Jayson Tatum on Kyrie Irving deal: "I was just as surprised as everybody else. I saw my name came up and I didn't know if I was going to get traded."

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Are the Celtics the best team in the East? (1:12)
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Kyrie under more pressure than LeBron? (1:35)
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Trader Danny strikes again

The last time Danny Ainge acquired two players coming off All-Star seasons was in 2007, when he traded for Kevin Garnett and Ray Allen. Those two moves culminated in a championship the next season.

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Kyrie a superstar without LeBron's help? (1:37)
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Kyrie's trade may impact LeBron to L.A.

Host of First Take Stephen A. Smith joins The Morning Show in studio to talk about Kyrie Irving's trade to Boston, explain who came out on top and how this trade can impact the Lakers master plan in regards to landing LeBron in 2018.

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Wojnarowski on Celtics-Cavs deal and more

ESPN NBA Insider Adrian Wojnarowski delves into the Kyrie Irving trade to the Celtics, if Isaiah Thomas is a max player, if the trade will entice Dwyane Wade to join the Cavaliers and more.

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Goodman on Thomas' hip injury and more

ESPN NBA analyst Jeff Goodman weighs in on how much Isaiah Thomas' hip injury played a role in his trade to the Cavaliers, if other deals were on the table and more.

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Short wait for Celtics-Cavs matchup

It won't be long before Cavaliers fans see Kyrie Irving sporting Celtic green, as the 2017-18 regular season opens with Boston at Cleveland. Isaiah Thomas will make his return to TD Garden shortly after the calendar turns to 2018.

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Irving, Thomas latest stars to change addresses

There have been six players selected as All-Stars in 2017 to switch teams this summer, the most in one offseason in NBA history, according to the Elias Sports Bureau. And that doesn't even include nine-time All-Star Chris Paul, who missed the game last season for the first time since 2006-07.

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Irving-IT4 trade shakes up MVP odds

The Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook sees the blockbuster between the Cavaliers and Celtics as virtually even, not changing either team's odds to win the NBA title. However, the deal does boost the MVP stock of LeBron James and Kyrie Irving, while Isaiah Thomas sees his chances plummet.

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

The Boston Celtics posted on Instagram that newly acquired Kyrie Irving will wear No. 11 for the team. Irving's familiar No. 2 is retired in Boston for Red Auerbach.

Team Stats

Points Per Game108.07th
Rebounds Per Game42.027th
Assists Per Game25.24th
Points Allowed105.415th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2016-175329.646
2015-164834.585
2014-154042.488
2013-142557.305
2012-134140.506

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