NBA Key Dates

September 27: 2013 NBA Team Media Days for teams competing in preseason contests outside North America

September 28: 2013 NBA Training Camps open for practice for teams competing in preseason contests outside North America

September 30: 2013 NBA Team Media Days

October 1: 2013 NBA Training Camps open for practice

October 5: NBA Global Games Istanbul 2013 (Oklahoma City Thunder @ Fenerbahce Ulker in Istanbul, Turkey at Ulker Sports Arena)

October 6: NBA Global Games Bilbao 2013 (Philadelphia 76ers @ Bilbao Basket in Bilbao, Spain at Bizkaia Arena at the BEC)

October 8: NBA Global Games 2013 Manchester (Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Philadelphia 76ers in Manchester, England at Phones 4u Arena)

October 10: NBA Global Games 2013 Manila (Houston Rockets vs. Indiana Pacers in Manila, Philippines at Mall of Asia Arena)

October 12: NBA Global Games 2013 Rio de Janeiro (Chicago Bulls vs. Washington Wizards in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil at HSBC Arena)

October 13: NBA Global Games 2013 Taipei (Houston Rockets vs. Indiana Pacers in Taipei, Taiwan at Taipei Arena)

October 15: NBA Global Games 2013 Beijing (Golden State Warriors vs. Los Angeles Lakers in Beijing, China at MasterCard Arena)

October 18: NBA Global Games 2013 Shanghai (Golden State Warriors vs. Los Angeles Lakers in Shanghai, China at Mercedes-Benz Arena)

October 28: Rosters set for Opening Day (5 p.m. ET)

October 29: 2013-14 Season Tips Off

December 4: NBA Global Games Mexico City 2013 (Minnesota Timberwolves vs. San Antonio Spurs at Mexico City Arena)

January 6: 10-day Contracts can now be signed

January 10: All Contracts are guaranteed for remainder of the season

January 16: NBA Global Games London 2014 (Atlanta Hawks vs. Brooklyn Nets at
The 02)

February 14-16: 2014 NBA All-Star (New Orleans, LA)

February 20: 2014 NBA Trade Deadline (3 p.m. ET)

March 1: Playoff Eligibility Waiver Deadline

April 16-19: Portsmouth Invitational Tournament (Portsmouth, VA)

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

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