2020 SeasonAll times ET

2020 Schedule
43-21, 2nd in Atlantic
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2dTim Bontemps

Tatum: Lot at stake for players in contract years

Celtics star Jayson Tatum is eligible to sign a contract extension this fall, and he says players in his situation or who are entering free agency "are putting a lot on the line" during the NBA season restart.

Jaylen Brown, Mike Scott disappointed with NBA's list of jersey phrases (1:05)
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3dTim Bontemps

Celtics' Brown playing to speak about issues

The Celtics' Jaylen Brown says he didn't want to go to Orlando at first, but he recognizes the NBA restart offers a platform to spread his message.

Perkins' Eastern Conference players to watch (1:48)
Hayward plans to leave bubble for birth of his child (1:03)
Kemba sure New England fans will love Cam (0:32)
Perkins makes surprising pick for East team to reach the Finals (1:33)
Kanter gives insight on staying in shape during pandemic (1:19)
How Kobe Bryant and #girldad created a special movement (3:16)
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20dTim Bontemps

Kanter says father released from Turkish prison

Celtics center Enes Kanter tweeted Friday morning that his father had been released from prison in his native Turkey seven years after he was arrested by the country's authoritarian government.

The top-10 Lakers-Celtics moments (4:05)
On this date: 'Anything is possible,' as Garnett, Celtics win title (0:31)
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26dAdrian Wojnarowski

Sources: Top young players seek NBA insurance

Several of the NBA's top young stars had a Friday call with Players Association officials about the possibility of league-financed insurance policies to protect against career-threatening injuries in the bubble restart in Orlando, sources tell ESPN.

Tacko Fall expanding game, drains step-back 3 (0:19)
Do Celtics have enough to eclipse Bucks in East? (1:09)
Perkins calls for more action from NBA owners (2:39)

The Hoop Collective: Life Inside The NBA Bubble

While the NBA players await the protocol that outlines the rules and regulations of life inside the bubble, Brian Windhorst, Bobby Marks and Disney aficionado Royce Young discuss what questions remain and how challenging life down in Orlando could be.


ESPN Daily: How Some NBA Teams Will Fare Upon Returning In Late July

The NBA is finally set to return in July, and players and owners have agreed on a format for the comeback. But which teams actually stand to benefit from the standings, what's the fate of those facing play-in games, and where does the draft lottery come into play? ESPN basketball insider Zach Lowe (and host of "The Lowe Post" podcast) explains what's at stake in the East and West. Plus, which bubble teams could make it in, and whether this year's NBA champion deserves an asterisk due to the weirdness of the season.

Jalen makes a surprising NBA Finals pick (0:43)
Brad Stevens praises Jaylen Brown for his leadership in peaceful protests (1:02)

Team Stats

Points Per Game113.011th
Rebounds Per Game46.09th
Assists Per Game22.825th
Points Allowed106.82nd

Team History