The Boston Celtics will open a seven-game 2015 preseason schedule on Tuesday, October 6 against Olimpia Milano in Milan, Italy before taking on Real Madrid in Madrid, Spain on Thursday, October 8 as part of the NBA Global Games Europe 2015.

The preseason line-up also includes contests against Atlantic Division rivals Brooklyn Nets and New York Knicks. The team will travel to New York to face the Nets on Wednesday, October 14 and Knicks on Friday, October 16. The Celtics will then host the Nets and Knicks at the TD Garden on Monday, October 19 and Thursday, October 22. Tickets for preseason games played at TD Garden will go on sale in September.

The Celtics will close out preseason play against the Philadelphia 76ers at the Verizon Wireless Arena in Manchester, New Hampshire on Friday, October 23. Tickets for the Manchester game will be available on Friday, August 28 starting at 12pm at

The full 2015 Boston Celtics preseason schedule is as follows:

Oct. 6 Olimpia Milano Mediolanum Forum (Milan, Italy) 2:30 p.m. ET
Oct. 8 Real Madrid Palacio de Deportes (Madrid, Spain) 3:00 p.m. ET
Oct. 14 Brooklyn Nets Barclays Center (Brooklyn, NY) 7:30 p.m. ET
Oct. 16 New York Knicks Madison S.Garden (New York, NY) 7:30 p.m. ET
Oct. 19 Brooklyn Nets TD Garden (Boston, MA) 7:30 p.m. ET
Oct. 22 New York Knicks TD Garden (Boston, MA) 7:30 p.m. ET
Oct. 23 Philadelphia 76ers Verizon Wireless Arena (Manchester, NH) 7:30 p.m. ET