Key dates for 2020-21 NBA season


2020-21 Key Dates

2020

  • Dec. 1-5: Individual player workouts
  • Dec. 1-5: Media “Week”
  • Dec. 6: Group player workouts begin
  • Dec. 11-19: Preseason games
  • Dec. 21: Rosters set for NBA Opening Day (11 p.m. ET)
  • Dec. 22, 2020 – Mar. 4, 2021: First Half of regular season

2021

  • Feb. 23: 10-Day contracts may now be signed
  • Feb. 27: Standard NBA contracts guaranteed for the remainder of season
  • Mar. 5-10: NBA All-Star break
  • Mar. 7: 2021 All-Star Game
  • Mar. 11– May 16: Second Half of regular season
  • Mar. 25: NBA Trade Deadline
  • May 13-15: Class of 2020 Hall of Fame Enshrinement
  • May 18-21: Play-In Tournament
  • May 22 – July 22: 2021 NBA Playoffs


2021-22 Key Dates

2022

  • Feb. 18-20: NBA All-Star 2022 (Cleveland, OH)


2022-23 Key Dates

2023

  • Feb. 17-19: NBA All-Star 2023 (Salt Lake City, UT)


2023-24 Key Dates

2024

  • Feb. 16-18: NBA All-Star 2024 (Indianapolis, IN)