Celtics-Raptors Game 1 rescheduled for Sunday afternoon


After three days of postponements as players protested against racial injustice, the NBA playoffs will resume on Saturday, and the Celtics' second-round series against the Raptors will begin on Sunday.

The league announced its schedule for the weekend Friday afternoon, and Celtics-Raptors Game 1 will be Sunday at 1 p.m. on ESPN.

The series was originally scheduled to start Thursday night, with Game 2 scheduled for Saturday. The updated schedule for the rest of the series has not yet been announced.

Here is the full NBA weekend schedule:

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