When did the NBA season start?

When did the NBA start their season?

2021/22 NBA season scheduled for 19 October start

After two seasons of disruption to the schedule as a result of the covid-19 pandemic, normal service will resume in the regular season this year, with each team playing 82 games and the first phase of the NBA campaign running until Sunday 10 April.

When did NBA start lockdown?

On March 11, 2020, the National Basketball Association (NBA) announced the suspension of the 2019–20 season following Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert testing positive for COVID-19.

How long is NBA season?

The 2021–22 NBA season is the 76th season of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

2021–22 NBA season
Sport Basketball
Duration October 19, 2021 – April 10, 2022 April 12–15, 2022 (Play-in tournament) April 16, 2022 – May 30, 2022 (Playoffs) June 2–19, 2022 (Finals)
Number of games 82
Number of teams 30

Why did the 2011 NBA shut down?

Owners wanted to implement a hard salary cap and a harsher luxury tax, hoping to increase competition among teams, whereas players wanted to keep the current soft salary cap structure intact. As both sides failed to reach an agreement, the NBA canceled the preseason and all games through December.

Who owns the NBA league?

List of NBA team owners

Franchise Principal Owner(s) Owned Since
Los Angeles Lakers Jeanie Buss, Jim Buss and Johnny Buss, along with siblings in the Jerry Buss family trust. 1979 & 1998
Memphis Grizzlies Robert J. Pera 2012
Miami Heat Micky Arison, Nick Arison 1995
Milwaukee Bucks Marc Lasry and Wesley Edens 2014
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