The National Basketball Association (NBA) has posted on its website key dates for the upcoming season, which begins December 22.

The first part of the NBA regular season 2020/21 season will last until March 4. From 5 to 10 March, the regular season will be interrupted for the All-Star Game; the venue is still unknown. Previously, the stellar weekend was supposed to host Indianapolis, but the competition in that city has been pushed back to 2024.

The second half of the regular season starts on March 11 and ends on May 16. The play-in tournament is scheduled for May 18-21, with the NBA playoffs scheduled for May 22-July 22.