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NBA releases schedule for 2020-21 preseason

It might be hard to believe, but we are now just two weeks away from on court action in the lead up to the 2020-21 NBA season.

The league has released the official 49-game preseason schedule to be held from December 12-20.

Check out the full list of games HERE .

Teams will play a minimum of two games and a maximum of four in the compressed preseason, with at least one home and one road game on the schedule.

The first games to tip will be the Orlando Magic at Atlanta Hawks and the New York Knicks at Detroit Pistons -- both games are scheduled for 5:30am on Saturday December 12 (IST).

The regular season is set to begin on December 23, with the first half of the 72-game schedule to be released in the coming days.

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