Tuesday, June 15, 2010
C's set for Orlando summer league
By Chris Forsberg
While much of the summer league attention will be centered around the happenings in Las Vegas, the Boston Celtics will be among eight teams participating in the AirTran Airways Pro Summer League in Orlando, July 5-9.
The Celtics will join the host Orlando Magic, along with the New Jersey Nets, Philadelphia 76ers, Indiana Pacers, Oklahoma City Thunder, Utah Jazz, and Charlotte Bobcats.
Boston has not finalized a roster, but will field a team likely featuring Tony Gaffney, Oliver Lafayette, and other 2010-11 roster hopefuls. The Celtics are set to have upwards of 8-10 roster spots to fill based on who departs via free agency.
Here is Boston's five-game schedule:
Monday, July 5- Boston vs. Oklahoma City, 5 p.m.
Tuesday, July 6 - Boston vs. Philadelphia, 5 p.m.
Wednesday, July 7 - Boston vs. Charlotte, 1 p.m.
Thursday, July 8 - Boston vs. Indiana, 3 p.m.
Friday, July 9 - Boston vs. New Jersey, noon