The 2018-19 NBA season kicks-off today with an opening night double-header. First, the Philadelphia 76ers will take on the Boston Celtics in a much anticpated matchup. Gordon Hayward and Kyrie Irving both return to the C's lineup, after suffering season-ending injuries. Also, Markelle Fultz returns to the court, after working with NBA trainer Drew Hanlen this summer. Fultz missed 68 games during the 2017-18 season due to a shoulder injury. He is expected to start in tonight's matchup over JJ Reddick. The Golden State Warriors will host a Russell Westbrook-less Oklahoma City Thunder at the Oracle Arena. The Warriors will also receive their championship rings during their ring ceremony, pror to tonight's tip-off.

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