Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 11/2/12
8 a.m. ET: The Celtics will try to nab a few five-pointers in addition to their usual two- and 3-pointers Friday when they host the Bucks. Five-pointers? Bucks? Get it? All unfunny jokes aside, the Celtics will play in front of their home fans for the first time this season (preseason notwithstanding), looking to even their record. The Bucks will be opening up their season as one of the last teams to finally get on the court for real games. Brandon Jennings and Monta Ellis will be players to watch as the two high-octane guards begin their first full season together in Milwaukee's backcourt. The Celtics' "small" lineups, which got a lot of burn in Tuesday's season opener, might be utilized again on Friday. Join us for updates and analysis from the TD Garden during the game, which tips off at 7:30 p.m.

This article first appeared on NESN.com and was syndicated with permission.

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