Celtics start preseason against Terry Rozier's Hornets

Gabby Guerard
August 09, 2019 - 11:19 am

Even though the games don't count, the Celtics have an interesting matchup at the start of their 2019 preseason schedule, which was released on Friday.

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October 6 marks the return of former Celtic Terry Rozier as Boston opens up against Charlotte. The Hornets acquired Rozier via sign-and-trade with the Celtics this summer, inking a three-year, $58 million deal. It will also give former Hornet Kemba Walker the chance to take on the organization he played with in his first eight NBA seasons.

Here’s the full preseason schedule for Boston:

Oct. 6 vs. Charlotte Hornets at 6 p.m. ET.

Oct. 11 at Orlando Magic at 7 p.m. ET.

Oct. 13 vs. Cleveland Cavaliers at 3 p.m. ET.

Oct. 15 at Cleveland Cavaliers at 7 p.m. ET.