BOSTON – The Boston Celtics today announced their 2013 preseason schedule, which will open on Monday, October 7, 2013 at TD Garden against the Toronto Raptors. The Celtics conclude their preseason against Brooklyn at the TD Garden on October 23.
The eight game preseason line-up also includes contests against Atlantic division foes New York and Philadelphia. The Celtics will play the Knicks at the Dunkin Donuts Center in Providence, RI on October 9 and will also take on the Knicks on October 12 at the Verizon Wireless Arena in Manchester, NH. The Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers travel to Newark, Delaware on October 11 to play at the Bob Carpenter Center on the campus of the University of Delaware. The Celtics will also participate in the 2013 NBA Canada Series when they take on the Minnesota Timberwolves at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec on October 20.
All Celtics preseason games can be seen on Comcast Sportsnet New England.
Tickets for Celtics preseason home games scheduled for the TD Garden will go on sale Thursday, September 5. For more ticket sale updates and information, visit Celtics.com, "like" the Celtics on Facebook or follow @celtics on Twitter.
The preseason schedule is as follows:
DATE OPPONENT LOCATION TIME
Oct. 7 Toronto Raptors TD Garden (Boston, MA) 7:30 p.m. ET
Oct. 9 New York Knicks Dunkin Donuts Center (Providence, RI) 7:30 p.m. ET
Oct. 11 Philadelphia 76ers Bob Carpenter Center (Newark, DE) 7:00 p.m. ET
Oct. 12 New York Knicks Verizon Wireless Arena (Manchester, NH) 7:30 p.m. ET
Oct. 15 Brooklyn Nets Barclays Center (Brooklyn, NY) 7:30 p.m. ET
Oct. 16 Toronto Raptors Air Canada Centre (Toronto, ON) 7:00 p.m. ET
Oct. 20 Minnesota Timberwolves Bell Centre (Montreal, QC) 6:00 p.m. ET
Oct. 23 Brooklyn Nets TD Garden (Boston, MA) 7:00 p.m. ET