2018 ScheduleAll times ET

2018 Schedule
47-23, 2nd in Atlantic
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3hChris Forsberg

Celtics' Smart confident of return for playoffs

Celtics guard Marcus Smart pledged to be aggressive in his rehab from a repaired thumb ligament and is confident he'll be back for the postseason.


Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Is Marcus Smart confident he'll be back in playoffs? "I am confident ... I'm real real real excited and eager to get back out there, whenever that is. Hopefully sooner than later." It was Smart and Gordon Hayward working out together today at Celtics facility. Said Smart: "I got a workout partner."

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1dChris Forsberg

Ainge clarifies 'setback' reference on Hayward

Danny Ainge sought to clarify his comments on Gordon Hayward having a "setback" a month and a half ago in his rehab from a fractured ankle, saying that wasn't accurate and perhaps too strong a word.

Davis powers Pelicans past Celtics (1:20)
Nader can't make free throws (0:38)
Tatum brings steal to the rack (0:23)

Jacob Wolf ESPN Staff Writer 

Three-time NBA champion Rick Fox and Memphis Grizzlies' Grizz Gaming general manager Lang Whitaker at SXSW in Austin, Texas discuss the evolution of basketball teams and affiliates involvement in esports. Thirteen of the 30 NBA teams or their owners have some form of ownership in esports and Fox, the former Laker and Celtic, founded his own team, Echo Fox, in 2015.

Celtics get creative to avoid late turnover (0:33)
Celtics cruise to win against Magic (1:12)
Horford takes it coast to coast (0:20)
Rozier drops dime to Horford (0:16)
Rozier splashes home 3-pointer (0:24)
Celtics focused on getting healthy down the stretch (1:03)
Injuries make it time for Celtics fans to worry (1:11)
Pierce clarifies Rondo's 'carrying team' comment (2:10)
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4dChris Forsberg

Ainge: Hayward had setback, back on track

Danny Ainge says Gordon Hayward had a setback in his recovery from a fractured ankle, but he's progressing again.

Wizards prevail in 2OT thriller (2:21)

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Marcus Morris on his late-game defensive miscue: "Me being a veteran, I put that on me. Just for committing to the ball, knowing that they needed a 3 … that was my bad."

Team Stats

Points Per Game104.320th
Rebounds Per Game44.58th
Assists Per Game22.419th
Points Allowed100.43rd

Team History