Posted Apr 22, 2014 2:55 PM
Key NBA dates for 2014:
April 16 -- Last Day of 2013-14 Regular Season
April 19 -- 2014 NBA Playoffs begin
April 27 -- NBA Draft Early Entry Eligibility Deadline (11:59 p.m. ET)
May 5 -- Conference Semifinals begin (possible move-up to May 3 or 4)
May 20 -- Conference Finals begin (possibly move-up to May 18 or 19)
May 20 -- 2014 NBA Draft Lottery
June 5 -- The Finals begin
June 16 -- NBA Draft Early Entry Withdrawal Deadline (5 p.m. ET)
June 26 -- 2014 NBA Draft
July 5-11 -- Orlando Summer League
July 11-21 -- Las Vegas Summer League
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