The Boston Celtics have introduced their pre-season schedule forward of the upcoming 2022-23 marketing campaign which begins in mid October.
Ime Udoka’s crew will look to recover from the ultimate hurdle and convey a championship dwelling to Boston after coming so near an 18th ring in June, falling brief to Steph Curry and the Golden State Warriors in six video games.
The Celtics will start by internet hosting Michael Jordan’s Charlotte Hornets on October 2nd at 1pm native time, with younger star LaMelo Ball set to make an look in entrance of the TD Backyard crowd.
Three days afterward October fifth, the Celtics will welcome 2019 champions Toronto Raptors to Boston, because the Atlantic Division rivals go head-to-head as soon as once more after ending the season collection 2-2 in 2021-22.
On October seventh, the Celtics will once more play Charlotte however this time it will likely be in North Carolina the place Ime Udoka’s crew put up two spectacular performances at Spectrum Middle – the place Jayson Tatum erupted for 44 and 41 factors respectively.
The ultimate pre-season recreation will close-out the NBA Canada collection with Boston heading to face Toronto on the Bell Centre and that is the place we’re more likely to see the ultimate draft of Ime Udoka’s line-up for the 2022-23 season, together with who the starters shall be and who’re more likely to play excessive rotation minutes.
60 days till we’re again on the parquet ☘️⏳ pic.twitter.com/b48BmnVQXg
— Boston Celtics (@celtics) August 3, 2022
Hypothesis stays about how the Celtics roster will look come the start of pre-season, and whether or not Kevin Durant will pull on the well-known Boston threads in Jaylen Brown’s place whereas sporting his quantity.
Malcolm Brogdon and Danilo Gallinari are two considerably essential items to assist prop the Celtics up from runners-up to champions, and the likes of Brodric Thomas and Justin Jackson are anticipated to compete for among the crew’s last roster spots.
The upcoming 2022-23 season is predicted to be yet one more robust bid for an NBA championship led by sophomore-year coach Ime Udoka and his well-known defense-first philosophy that took the basketball world by storm earlier final season.