NBA Expects to Start 2021-22 Regular Season on October 19
The NBA is ready to leave the global pandemic behind them.
As the playoffs continue, the league is beginning to prepare for next year and with that, the NBA is confident that the upcoming season will be a return to the norm.
Sources: Key dates for the 2021-22 NBA season:
Sept. 28: Training camp starts
Oct. 19: Regular season starts
April 16: Playoffs start
June 2: Finals Game 1
June 19: Finals Game 7
June 23: 2022 NBA Draft
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) June 10, 2021
With fans expected back at full capacity, the league has set training camp to begin on September 28 with the season slated to kick off on October 19. The playoffs will resume at their normal time in mid April and the NBA Finals are set to begin on June 2 with the 2022 Draft scheduled for June 23.
It is finally time to return to normal.