How are regular season NBA games played?
The complete regular-season schedule and team-by-team schedules are attached and available at NBA.com/schedule. The 2021-22 regular season, which comprises 82 games per team, will tip off on Tuesday, Oct.
How does the NBA format work?
What is the format? The team with the seventh-highest winning percentage in each conference will host one game against the team with the eighth-highest winning percentage, with the winner in each conference earning the No. 7 seed.
How many times do NBA teams play each other?
While there are other factors at play, a team will always face off against the other four teams in their division a total of sixteen times, and see each of those teams four times during the season.