Found July 26, 2012 on Crossover Chronicles:
Tonight at 7 p.m. ET, the NBA will release the schedule for the 2012-13 season. This is not such a momentous occassion. After all, the 82-game schedule rarely changes as teams play each other virtually the same amount every year. There is little variability in a team's schedule. Some of the schedule is already leaking out too. We know the Nets will open the Barclays Center in Brooklyn against the Knicks. We know the champion Heat will get their rings against the Celtics in Miami on October 30 and will play the Thunder in Miami on Christmas Day and then make the return trip to Oklahoma City on Valentines' Day. Other than that the schedule is a complete mystery. And because we love storylines, let me suggest a few games the NBA should consider: December 14: Magic @ Lakers; January 14: Magic @ Nets; Or three straight home games before the trade deadline featuring the Lakers, Nets and Rockets visiting Orlando Everyone -- I mean EVERYONE -- is tired of the Dwight Howard trade...
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