The Boston Celtics vs Charlotte Hornets match is going up at 7:00 PM EST later today evening. The match will be happening at the Spectrum Center in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Date and Time: October 11th, 2017 7:00 PM EST
Venue: Spectrum Center, Charlotte
TV: Comcast SportsNet (US)
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The Boston Celtics are currently 3-0 in the NBA preseason. Their opponent, the Charlotte Hornets, are 1-2 so far. The Hornets will be trying to avoid a 1-3 loss, while the Celtics trying to have a decent start in the regular season with a 4-0 preseason.
The Boston Celtics are currently in good form. They are on a three-game win streak. Their match against the Charlotte Hornets was an 82-94 win. They then defeated the Philadelphia 76ers 110-102 and then 96-113.
However, these games might not mean that they will have it easy in today’s match against the Hornets. The Hornets are also a solid team and they will be giving a tough fight to the Celtics.
The Celtics will need to improve their offense and defense game. Their leading player in all the three main stats: points, rebounds, and assists is Al Horford, and he scores lower than the players who lead these stats for the Hornets team. His scores are 14, 6.8, and 5 for points, rebounds, and assists, respectively.
Horford’s performance is nevertheless key in the game against the Hornets as his averages help the team out greatly.
The Charlotte Hornets have a better overall score than the Celtics. Kemba Walker leads the team with 23.2 in points, while Michael Kidd-Gilchrist leads the team in rebounds with 7. As for the assists, Nicolas Batum leads the team with a 5.9.
Walker is leading the team in the stats. His performance will be key to the victory of the Hornets.
The Hornets lost to the Miami Heat 106-109. Their win against the Detroit Pistons was also a close fought game 108-106. Their first match this preseason against the Boston Celtics was a 82-94 loss.