BOSTON -- The 2010-11 NBA schedule was released to the public today, with the Boston Celtics beginning their new season in a highly anticipated matchup vs. the Miami Heat on Tuesday, Oct. 26 at the TD Garden. The Celtics will face the Los Angeles Lakers in a 2010 Finals rematch at the TD Garden on Thursday, Feb. 10 and will play their second consecutive Christmas Day game in Orlando on Dec. 25. Other highlights of the schedule include Miami's second trip to Boston on Sunday, Feb. 13 and the Celtics will welcome the Orlando Magic to town on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Jan. 17 as well as on Sunday, Feb. 6. The Celtics will also host the New Orleans Hornets in a New Year's Eve Day matchup on Dec. 31.

There are a limited number of season tickets, premium seating plans and game night suite rentals available now which include a variety of exclusive benefits and discounts off box office pricing. Also, fans are encouraged to enroll in Club Green, the official fan membership program of the Celtics, to receive information on special pre-sale and on sale offers for individual game tickets. For more information, fans may call the Celtics Sales Office at 866-4CELTIX (866-423-5849).

Individual game tickets for the 2010-11 season will go on sale Friday, Sept. 17 at 11 a.m. Fans may purchase here at Celtics.com, by calling 800-4NBA-TIX or by visiting the TD Garden Box Office. Tickets start at just $10 for all Celtics home games.