Championship Defense Season Finals, 82 Game Schedule Released
Who’s ready for championship defense szn?
Based on some Rico Hines video, it seems like the Toronto Raptors are ready to go and now, their mission back to the postseason has been unveiled. On Monday, the NBA released the regular season schedule for all 30 NBA teams. The defending champs are set to play in 11 US nationally televised games, down from last year’s 15.
The season kicks off on October 22nd against the New Orleans Pelicans when the Raptors are expected to receive their championship rings and raise the franchise’s first banner.
Here is the Raptors' full 2019-20 schedule: pic.twitter.com/aeG8qcR7Qr
— Josh Lewenberg (@JLew1050) August 12, 2019
Notable games to circle on the calendar include RJ Barrett’s Toronto debut on November 27, the Raptors’ Christmas Day matchup with the Boston Celtics, Kawhi Leonard’s return to town on December 11, followed by DeMar DeRozan’s return to town in the New Year on January 12. Finals rematches against the Golden State Warriors are set for March 5 at Chase Arena and March 16 in Toronto.
The 25th anniversary of Toronto Raptors basketball will be yet another exciting year!