Get ready, Boston Celtics fans. While the C's may not be hitting a court in Boston anytime soon, three Celtics players - Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett and Rajon Rondo - will be participating in the World All-Star Classic, a six-game worldwide tour spanning four weeks. The full details were first reported by Yahoo! Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski.
Pierce, Garnett and Rondo will join a roster filled with fellow NBA superstars, including Kobe Bryant, Dwyane Wade, Amar'e Stoudemire, Blake Griffin, Carlos Boozer, Kevin Durant, Dwight Howard, Kevin Love, Chris Bosh, Tyson Chandler and Chris Kaman, who are all under contract to participate in the tour.
The tour is set to begin on Sunday, October 30 in San Juan at Jose Miguel Agrelot Coliseum, which is the only confirmed game of the tour so far. After that, the tour is scheduled to head to the Q2 Arena in London, England for games on November 1 and November 3. The third game would be played at the Cotai Arena at the Venetian Hotel in Macau with the last two game being played in Melbourne, Australia at the Rob Laver Arena on Nov. 8 and Nov. 9.