The NBA has released its complete game schedule for the “seeding games,” which will be played 30 July 30 – 14 Aug 2020 to tip off the resumption of the 2019-20 season.
The 22 teams participating in the season restart will play eight seeding games each at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida.
On Thursday, 30 July, the season will resume with a TNT doubleheader as the Utah Jazz faces the New Orleans Pelicans and the LA Clippers meet the Los Angeles Lakers.
ESPN will tip off its restart game telecasts with a doubleheader on Friday, 31 July and four games on Saturday, 1 Aug. Friday’s doubleheader will feature the Boston Celtics vs. the Milwaukee Bucks and the Houston Rockets vs. the Dallas Mavericks. Saturday’s schedule on ESPN will begin with a matchup between the Miami Heat and the Denver Nuggets.
NBA TV will televise seven games during the first week of the season restart, beginning with a matchup between the Memphis Grizzlies and Portland Trail Blazers on July 31.
During the season restart, there will be a maximum of seven seeding games per day across three venues at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. Each team will be designated as the home team in four seeding games and the visiting team in four seeding games.
The 88 seeding games, which were selected from the remaining 259 regular-season matchups, will count toward the final 2019-20 regular-season standings and regular-season statistics.
See Sedding Games Schedule below: