■ TV, radio: CSN, WEEI (93.7)
■ Scoring: Eric Gordon 16.9, Ryan Anderson 16.8, Greivis Vasquez 14.3.
■ Rebounds: Anthony Davis 7.7, Al-Farouq Aminu 7.0, Anderson 6.9.
■ Assists: Vasquez 9.1, Gordon 3.9, Austin Rivers 2.4.
■ Head to head: This is the first of two meetings.
■ Miscellany: Vasquez, a third-year guard, is third in the NBA in assists and has set career highs in scoring, assists, and rebounds in a game this season . . . The Hornets are the third-worst offensive team in the league, scoring 92.4 points per game . . . New Orleans has split the overall series, 5-5, with the Celtics since 2007 . . . Austin Rivers is the only Hornets player shooting below 33 percent (32.8) who has played at least 30 games.