NBA schedule release: Here are the Opening Night, Christmas Day games for 2020-21 season

Ready or not, a new season is coming soon.

The NBA has released its schedule for the first three days of the 2020-21 season. Opening Night features Kevin Durant going up against his former team and a battle for Los Angeles between the Clippers and reigning champion Lakers. There will be five games spread out across Christmas Day for maximum basketball consumption, so make sure you get some sleep the night before.

NBA schedule 2021

Complete game and broadcast schedules for the first half of the season will be revealed on Friday, Dec. 4. The league will announce the first and second halves of the schedule separately in order to maintain flexibility amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Here’s a tentative breakdown of 2020-21 NBA calendar:

Tuesday, Dec. 22 (Opening Night)

(All times Eastern)

Wednesday, Dec. 23

(All times Eastern)

Friday, Dec. 25 (Christmas Day)

(All times Eastern)

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