NBA: All you Need To Know

By Sportz Prime
Aug. 14, 2019

The 2018-19 NBA season will be the 73rd period of the National Basketball Association(NBA). The pre-season matches will begin from 28th September 2018 while the standard season will start on sixteenth October 2018.

The playoffs will start from thirteenth April 2019 and will finish up with the NBA Finals finishing off with June 2019. The 2019 NBA All-Star Game will be played on seventeenth February 2019 at the Spectrum Center, which is the home ground of Michael Jordan possessed Charlotte Hornets.

NBA Retirements

A portion of the significant retirements following to the 2018-19 period of NBA are:

Manu Ginobili resigned on 27th August 2018. He played all his 16 seasons with the San Antonio Spurs. He is a four time NBA champion and a double cross NBA All-Star.

David West reported his retirement on 30th August 2018. He played for groups like Golden State Warriors a San Antonio Spurs. West is a double cross NBA champion and a NBA All-Star.

Double cross NBA All-Star Roy Hilber reported his retirement on seventeenth July. Hilbert played for groups like Indiana Pacers and Log Angeles Lakers.

NBA Head Coach Changes

An aggregate of eight head mentor changes have occurred for the coming NBA season. A portion of the significant ones were:

Steve Clifford was terminated as the head mentor of Charlotte Hornets and has been supplanted by previous San Antonio Spurs right hand mentor James Borrego.

Lloyd Pierce supplanted Mike Budenholzer as the head mentor of Atlanta Hawks

Player Movements

Some of the major player movements this season are :

LeBron James joined Los Angeles Lakers after four seasons with Cleveland Cavaliers

Jose Calderon joined Detroit Pistons after leaving Cleveland Cavaliers

Jonas Jerebko joined Golden State Warriors after being waved from Utah Jazz

Jabari Parker joined Chicago Bulls from Milwaukee Bucks

Channing Frye joined Cleveland Cavaliers after leaving Los Angeles Lakers

Okaro White joined San Antonio Spurs after being waived from Cleveland Cavaliers

Quincy Pondexter joined San Antonio Spurs after being waved from Chicago Bulls

Malik Newman joined Miami Heat after leaving Los Angeles Lakers.

David Nwaba joined Cleveland Cavaliers after leaving Chicago Bulls.

Tyler Ulis joined Golden State Warriors after being waved from Phoenix Suns

Pre Season

The pre-season will start on 28th September as Charlotte Hornets will confront Boston Celtics. It will end on twelfth October with the last match being between Golden State Warriors and Los Angeles Lakers.

Pre Season International Games

Toronto Raptors will play two pre-season games in Canada. The first will be against Portland Trail Blazers in Vancouver on 29th September. The other one will be played on tenth October against Brooklyn Nets at the Bell Center in Montreal.

The Dallas Mavericks and the Philadelphia 76ers will play two pre-season games in China on fifth and eighth October.

NBA Ordinary Season

The ordinary season will start on sixteenth October 2018 and will end on tenth April 2019. The main match of the period will be played between Philadelphia 76ers and Boston Celtics. The 26 weeks ordinary season will end with the match between Sacramento Kings and Portland Trail Blazers.

Normal Season International Games

Washington Wizards will play New York Knicks at the O2 Arena in London on seventeenth January 2019.

Orlando Magic will play Chicago Bulls and Utah Jazz at Mexico City Arena on thirteenth and fifteenth December 2018 individually