2018 ScheduleAll times ET

2018 Schedule
55-27, 2nd in Atlantic
Embiid mocks Baynes' failed layup (1:39)
Stephen A.: 'Boston still has an advantage' (0:56)
Stevens: 'It's a blast to have to grit your teeth' (0:35)
Brad Stevens
13hChris Forsberg

Celtics vow to 'get up off mat, go after it again'

The Celtics won't find watching film of Monday's Game 4 loss very therapeutic, as there were head-slapping miscues in the first half and numerous missed chances to pull close in the fourth quarter.

LeBron wills Cavs to Game 4 win (0:59)
Cavs cruise to Game 4 victory (2:57)
Horford: Can't take LeBron 'for granted' (1:00)
Nichols: Celts 'not daunted' by Game 4 loss (2:54)
Stephen A. unsure if Cavs can win in Boston (1:19)

LeBron scores 44 as Cavs even series with Celtics

LeBron James scored 44 points, surpassed Kareem Abdul-Jabbar atop a postseason list and helped the Cleveland Cavaliers even the Eastern Conference finals at 2-2 on Monday night with a 111-102 victory over the Boston Celtics, who are looking forward to...

Cavs even series off LeBron's 44-point effort (1:36)
Smart denies LeBron, then Tatum gets up for alley-oop jam (0:18)

Dave McMenamin ESPN Staff Writer 

Two times The Q got extremely loud tonight: While Terry Rozier was shooting three free throws after JR Smith was called for a phantom foul on him; when Kyle Korver dived onto the floor between three Celtics players to try to save a loose ball. The roof was ready to blow off the place both times.

Celtics clank a trio of first-half dunks (0:48)

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

The Celtics put up a 35-point second quarter … and trimmed a measly point off their double-digit deficit. The Cavaliers shot 61.5 percent overall in the first half including 54.5 percent beyond the 3-point arc. Cavaliers lead was as high as 19 and a late second-quarter run pushed it back to 15 after Boston closed to single digits.


'Magic' Curry, the young Celtics

Cassidy Hubbarth, Michele Steele and Ramona Shelburne discuss "magic" Steph and the Rockets-Warriors (2:20), the homecourt advantages in Celtics-Cavs (20:22), cussing in the NBA (25:55) and Celtics talk (35:10).

LeBron drops 11 in perfect 1st quarter (0:32)
Brad Stevens
18hESPN staff

Baynes sees Pop-like skills in Stevens

Boston Celtics center Aron Baynes has likened coach Brad Stevens to San Antonio Spurs boss Gregg Popovich, saying the duo share a key characteristic needed in Playoff basketball: composure.

Tatum's missed dunk turns to LeBron's and-1 layup (0:30)

RR: Woj & NBA Combine Recap

Russillo recaps the best stuff from the NBA Combine and talks about Steph Curry breaking out of his shooting slump, plus draft and trade rumors with Woj.

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Celtics coach Brad Stevens won't reveal his starting lineup during his pregame media session. Pressed on issue, he jokingly adds, "We will start five people. I promise."

Team Stats

Points Per Game104.020th
Rebounds Per Game44.58th
Assists Per Game22.520th
Points Allowed100.43rd

Team History