Key Upcoming Dates in the NBA

The 2013-2014 NBA season has come to an end, but that doesn’t mean basketball stops.

Here are the key upcoming dates in the NBA you should know about: 

April 16 will be the last day of the 2013-14 regular season. All 30 teams will play this day. Two of the 15 games will be nationally televised on ESPN. Memphis will host Dallas at 8:00 p.m. ET and Portland will host the L.A. Clippers at 10:30 p.m. ET. 

NBA_Playoffs_2013On April 19 the playoffs will begin.

NBA Draft early entry eligibility deadline is April 27 at 11:59 p.m. ET. 

On May 5 Conference semifinals will begin (possible move-up to May 3 or 4).

The NBA Draft Combine will take place in Chicago, IL from May 14 until May 18.

On May 20 the Conference Finals will begin (possibly move-up to May 18 or 19).

The NBA Draft Lottery will take place on May 20.

The Finals begin on June 5. 

The NBA Draft early entry withdrawal deadline is on June 16 at 5 p.m. ET. 

The 2014 NBA Draft will take place in New York City on June 26.