The NBA released the schedule for the coming regular season that will start on October 22, 2019 and ends at April 15 2020. Some key matchups to consider on the opening night, Christmas games, and rivalries of teams and players to play against their former city. 12BTi Sportsbook is the platform that you’ve been looking for! Complete and easy!
Slight changes have also been applied to the upcoming schedule due to the number of injuries resulted and the new system they call Load Management for players to rest within the season strategy, that won’t happen this year. Teams will still play 82 games while its start on October 22 gives the start of the league one week later compare last year, mainly because of the FIBA World Cup to give the players some recovery time before they go on to start the season.
Clippers @ Lakers
We have both Los Angeles teams on Staples Center at the opening night, LA Clippers as the visiting team to the Lakers. The new superior duo Kawhi Leonard and Paul George join forces with Doc Rivers’ squad face LeBron James and his new star partner from the Pelicans’ Anthony Davis with the new looking Lakers having the opening match is a definite starter for the whole season.
Pelicans @ Raptors
The 2019 NBA Champions Toronto Raptors will receive their championship rings on the opening night, and its first NBA banner for the franchise as the Pelicans visits them, it would also be the debut of the No. 1 draft Zion Williamson to play. Zion would become the first No.1 draft pick to have an opening night since Derrick Rose from 2008. 12BTi Sportsbook will always be ahead to make sure you get the match you’re looking for!
NBA fans know that on Christmas Day is a remarkable matchup games to watch and top prospect teams are scheduled for the day. The biggest superstars would be included to play for the day specifically Lebron James, Kawhi Leonard, James Harden, Stephen Curry, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Anthony Davis, Joel Embiid, Russell Westbrook, Paul George, and Nikola Jokic. Zion Williamson being the No. 1 draft pick gets his team to play for Christmas; here is the full match schedule on Christmas day:
- Boston Celtics at Toronto Raptors, noon p.m. ET — Scotiabank Arena
- Milwaukee Bucks at Philadelphia 76ers, 2:30 p.m. ET — Wells Fargo Center
- Houston Rockets at Golden State Warriors, 5 p.m. ET — Chase Center
- A. Clippers at L.A. Lakers, 8 p.m. ET — Staples Center
- New Orleans Pelicans at Denver Nuggets, 10:30 p.m. ET — Pepsi Center
Games for high-profile players against their former teams being a bit of spice in the NBA, here are dates and what to take note for:
Nov. 14 — Dallas Mavericks at New York Knicks (Kristaps Porzingis)
Nov. 27 — Los Angeles Lakers at New Orleans Pelicans (Anthony Davis)
Nov. 27 — Brooklyn Nets’ at Boston Celtics (Kyrie Irving)
Dec. 11 — Los Angeles Clippers at Toronto Raptors (Kawhi Leonard)
Jan. 9 — Houston Rockets at Oklahoma City Thunder (Russell Westbrook)
March 3 — Los Angeles Clippers at Oklahoma City Thunder (Paul George)
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