The Celtics will open up the playoffs Saturday night against the Miami Heat at 8:00 p.m. ET. Here is the rest of the schedule for the Celtics-Heat first round series:
Game 1: Saturday April 17 at TD Garden, 8 p.m.
Game 2: Tuesday April 20 at TD Garden, 8 p.m.
Game 3: Friday April 23 at AmericanAirlines Arena, 7 p.m.
Game 4: Sunday April 25 at AmericanAirlines Arena, 1 p.m.
Game 5*: Tuesday April 27 at TD Garden, Time to be determined (if necessary)
Game 6*: Thursday April 29 at AmericanAirlines Arena, Time to be determined (if necessary)
Game 7*: Saturday May 1 at TD Garden, Time to be determined (if necessary)
The schedule looks to be nice and cushy for the dinosaur Celtics. One game, a couple days off. Another game, another couple days off. Playoff rest should be great for the Celtics’ brittle bones.