Celtics to kick off preseason vs. Hornets September 28th

We might be deep in the NBA summer doldrums, but we know it won't last forever.

In fact, it will end on the 28th of September, when the Boston Celtics play their first game of the NBA preseason schedule against the Charlotte Hornets.

The game's date was just released, though we knew the Hornets were one of the teams Boston would face in the coming preseason for about a week now.

If you happen to be in the area, or can make the trip, the game will be at the Dean E. Smith Center in Chapel Hill, North Carolina at 7:30 pm, and will include a Hornets training camp before the game begins.

Tickets can be had at hornets.com or at the UNC ticket office, from $17.50 plus fees, and up.

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