NBA basketball betting site christmas basketball betting push: NBA season opens on Christmas Day, NBA officials say source Reuters article NBA Basketball Betting Tips NBA Basketball bettors are gearing up for a season of basketball betting on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Day, with the NBA opening the season on the NBA Christmas Day schedule.
Forget the NBA Finals, as the NBA will once again host its season opener, an event that will include two playoff games, and the league’s first All-Star Game on Christmas, ESPN.com reported on Monday.
The NBA is planning to play its first Christmas Day home game on Dec. 29, when the Cavaliers play the Brooklyn Nets.
That will be followed by an NBA Christmas Eve game on Christmas morning.
The teams have a bye on Christmas.
The New Year will be a new season for the NBA, which is hoping to become the first team to open the season with three Christmas games.
The New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets play Christmas Day and New Years Eve games, respectively.
The Golden State Warriors and Los Angeles Lakers will play their Christmas Day games at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, the league announced on Sunday.
The league’s Christmas Day slate will include the New York Islanders at the Barclays Center, the Atlanta Hawks at the Philips Arena, the Houston Rockets at Toyota Center, Dallas Mavericks at Talking Stick Resort Arena, and Miami Heat at AmericanAirlines Arena.
The Atlanta Hawks are hosting the Hawks-Knicks game at Philips Arena on Christmas day, while the Miami Heat play the Minnesota Timberwolves at Target Center on New Year to mark the first time the NBA has played both games.
The Lakers will host the Minnesota Vikings at Staples Center on Christmas night.
The Warriors and Timberwolves will play each other on Christmas afternoon.
The Hawks-Wolves game will be played at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California.NBA commissioner Adam Silver announced the opening of the season earlier this year.
The 2017-18 NBA season will be the first to feature two Christmas Day playoff games.
All teams will play two games.
Each team will play three games against the same opponent for a total of six games.
A team’s home game will either be at home or in a neutral venue.
The game will begin at 7 p.m.
The teams will also play five home games against other teams during the season.
The Knicks will play the Boston Celtics at Madison Square Garden on Christmas Sunday, while New York’s Mavericks will host Oklahoma City Thunder at Chesapeake Energy Arena on New Years Day.NBA.com will be at the New Orleans Pelicans-Oklahoma City Thunder on Christmas at 5 p.k. ET.