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  Toronto Raptors (0-0) at Boston Celtics (0-0) TD Garden, 7:30 p.m. on CSNNE Officials: Bennett Salvatore, Curtis Blair, Kane Fitzgerald Line: Boston -4 (188.5) Get tickets to tonight’s game at TD Garden   PROBABLE STARTERS Boston Celtics: PG: Avery Bradley SG: Courtney Lee SF: Jeff Green PF: Brandon Bass C: Kelly Olynyk Toronto Raptors: PG: Kyle Lowry SG: Demar DeRozen SF: Rudy Gay PF: Amir Johnson C: Jonas Valanciunas   INJURIES Louis Williams, OUT (Kidney)   Rajon Rondo, OUT (knee) Jared Sullinger, PROBABLE (back)   WHAT TO WATCH FOR ·      A new era: The Celtics will begin a new season tonight, after trading away Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett, and coach Doc Rivers in the offseason. It marks the first time Boston will begin the year without the combination of those three since 2006, the year before they went out and traded for Garnett. ·      The absence of the truth: Paul Pierce is officially a member of the Brooklyn Nets. The former Celtics captain was drafted in 1998, and played...
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