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How to Watch New York Knicks vs. Boston Celtics: Live Stream, TV Channel, Start Time

Oct 15, 2021; New York, New York, USA; New York Knicks guard RJ Barrett (9)and Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal (3) at Madison Square Garden. Mandatory Credit: Wendell Cruz-USA TODAY Sports

Oct 15, 2021; New York, New York, USA; New York Knicks guard RJ Barrett (9)and Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal (3) at Madison Square Garden. Mandatory Credit: Wendell Cruz-USA TODAY Sports

The New York Knicks (0-0) host the Boston Celtics (0-0) in a matchup of Atlantic Division rivals at Madison Square Garden, starting at 7:30 PM ET on Wednesday, October 20, 2021. This is the first matchup between the squads this season. Hoping to catch this game live? Below, we'll give you all the info you need to watch this matchup, including on FuboTV.

How to Watch Knicks vs. Celtics

Key Stats for Knicks vs. Celtics

  • Last year, the Knicks recorded 107.1 points per game, just 4.2 fewer points than the 111.3 the Celtics gave up.
  • New York had a 21-4 record last season when putting up more than 111.3 points.
  • Boston went 17-10 last season when allowing fewer than 107.1 points.
  • The Celtics' 112.7 points per game last year were 8.0 more points than the 104.7 the Knicks allowed.
  • Boston put together a 33-21 record last season in games it scored more than 104.7 points.
  • New York's record was 37-17 when it allowed fewer than 112.7 points last season.
  • The Knicks made 45.6% of their shots from the field last season, which was 0.9 percentage points lower than the Celtics allowed to their opponents (46.5%).
  • New York had a 28-4 straight-up record in games it shot higher than 46.5% from the field.
  • The Celtics' 46.7% shooting percentage from the field last season was 2.8 percentage points higher than the Knicks had given up to their opponents (43.9%).
  • Boston went 33-20 when it shot better than 43.9% from the field.

Knicks Players to Watch

  • Julius Randle averaged 24.1 points, 10.3 boards and 6.0 assists per game last season.
  • Randle knocked down 2.3 threes per game a season ago.
  • Nerlens Noel was a standout on the defensive end last season, collecting 1.1 steals and 2.1 blocks per contest.

Celtics Players to Watch

  • Jayson Tatum averaged 26.4 points, 7.4 rebounds, and 4.3 assists per game last season.
  • Enes Kanter averaged 11.0 boards per game and Dennis Schroder dished out 5.8 assists per game.
  • Tatum knocked down 2.9 threes per game a season ago.
  • Tatum averaged 1.2 takeaways per game, while Robert Williams III compiled 1.8 rejections per contest.

Knicks Upcoming Schedule

DateOpponentScoreHome/Away

10/20/2021

Celtics

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10/22/2021

Magic

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Away

10/24/2021

Magic

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10/26/2021

76ers

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10/28/2021

Bulls

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Away

10/30/2021

Pelicans

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Celtics Upcoming Schedule

DateOpponentScoreHome/Away

10/20/2021

Knicks

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Away

10/22/2021

Raptors

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Home

10/24/2021

Rockets

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Away

10/25/2021

Hornets

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Away

10/27/2021

Wizards

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Home

10/30/2021

Wizards

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Away

How To Watch

October
20
2021

Boston Celtics at New York Knicks

TV CHANNEL: ESPN
Time
7:30
PM/EST
Live Stream: FUBOTV
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