The 2020-21 NBA season is set to tip-off on Dec. 22.
The season will be split into two parts, with the first half taking place between Dec. 22-March 4 and the second half taking place between March 11-May 16.
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The full schedule for the first half of the season will be released at a later date. For now, here are the nationally televised games that will be played during the opening week.
All times listed are Eastern Time.
Canadian TV info will be released at a later date.
Tuesday, Dec. 22 (Opening Night)
7:00 p.m. - Golden State Warriors at Brooklyn Nets (TNT)
10:00 p.m. - LA Clippers at Los Angeles Lakers (TNT)
The 2020-21 NBA season tips off Christmas Week with games beginning Tuesday, December 22 on TNT!- NBA (@NBA) December 2, 2020
🗓️ 12/22 🗓️
10:00pm/et: @LAClippers/@Lakers#KiaTipOff20 #OnlyHere pic.twitter.com/BRFBDcJig4
Wednesday, Dec. 23
7:30 p.m. - Milwaukee Bucks at Boston Celtics (TNT)
10:30 p.m. - Dallas Mavericks at Phoenix Suns (ESPN)
🗓️ 12/23 🗓️- NBA (@NBA) December 2, 2020
7:30pm/et, TNT: @Bucks/@celtics
10:30pm/et, ESPN: @dallasmavs/@Suns#KiaTipOff20 #OnlyHere pic.twitter.com/VkRStO5Kn7
Friday, Dec. 25 (Christmas Day)
12:00 p.m. - New Orleans Pelicans at Miami Heat (ESPN)
2:30 p.m. - Golden State Warriors at Milwaukee Bucks (ABC)
5:00 p.m. - Brooklyn Nets at Boston Celtics (ABC)
8:00 p.m. - Dallas Mavericks at Los Angeles Lakers (ABC/ESPN)
10:30 p.m. - LA Clippers at Denver Nuggets (ESPN)
The #NBAXmas schedule! 🏀🎄- NBA (@NBA) December 2, 2020
12:00pm/et, ESPN: @PelicansNBA/@MiamiHEAT
2:30pm/et, ABC: @warriors/@Bucks
5:00pm/et, ABC: @BrooklynNets/@celtics
8:00pm/et, ABC/ESPN: @dallasmavs/@Lakers
10:30pm/et, ESPN: @LAClippers/@nuggets#KiaTipOff20 #OnlyHere pic.twitter.com/SdsOFr0vOh
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