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NBA nationally televised schedule for 2021-22 season

We take a look at each of the nationally televised games for the 2021-22 NBA season.

Los Angeles Lakers v Golden State Warriors
LeBron James of the Los Angeles Lakers talks to Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors during their game at Chase Center on October 05, 2019 in San Francisco, California.
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The NBA released the schedule for the first half of the 2021-22 season on Friday with training camps starting around the League. The season is set to begin on Tuesday, October 19th with a rematch of the Eastern Conference finals, featuring reigning champs Milwaukee Bucks vs. Brooklyn Nets.

Here we’ll go over all the nationally televised games for the 2021-22 NBA schedule. We’ll continue to add more national games as they arrive. All times listed are ET.

Full national TV schedule for 2021-22 NBA season

Tuesday, Oct. 19

Brooklyn Nets vs. Milwaukee Bucks, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Golden State Warriors vs. Los Angeles Lakers, 10:00 p.m. on TNT

Wednesday, Oct. 20

Boston Celtics vs. New York Knicks, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Denver Nuggets vs. Phoenix Suns, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Thursday, Oct. 21

Dallas Mavericks vs. Atlanta Hawks, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
LA Clippers vs. Golden State Warriors, 10:00 p.m. on TNT

Friday, Oct. 22

Brooklyn Nets vs. Philadelphia 76ers, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Phoenix Suns vs. Los Angeles Lakers, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Tuesday, Oct. 26

Philadelphia 76ers vs. New York Knicks, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Denver Nuggets vs. Utah Jazz, 10:00 p.m. on TNT

Wednesday, Oct. 27

Atlanta Hawks vs. New Orleans Pelicans, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Memphis Grizzlies vs. Portland Trail Blazers, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Friday, Oct. 29

Charlotte Hornets vs. Miami Heat, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Dallas Mavericks vs. Denver Nuggets, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Tuesday, Nov. 2

Miami Heat vs. Dallas Mavericks, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
New Orleans Pelicans vs. Phoenix Suns, 10:00 p.m. on TNT

Wednesday, Nov. 3

Atlanta Hawks vs. Brooklyn Nets, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Charlotte Hornets vs. Golden State Warriors, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Friday, Nov. 5

New York Knicks vs. Milwaukee Bucks, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
New Orleans Pelicans vs. Golden State Warriors, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Tuesday, Nov. 9

Milwaukee Bucks vs. Philadelphia 76ers, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Portland Trail Blazers vs. Los Angeles Clippers, 10:00 p.m. on TNT

Wednesday, Nov. 10

Detroit Pistons vs. Houston Rockets, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Miami Heat vs. Los Angeles Lakers, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Friday, Nov. 12

Milwaukee Bucks vs. Boston Celtics, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Chicago Bulls vs. Golden State Warriors, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Tuesday, Nov. 16

Golden State Warriors vs. Brooklyn Nets, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Philadelphia 76ers vs. Utah Jazz, 10:00 p.m. on TNT

Wednesday, Nov. 17

Los Angeles Lakers vs. Milwaukee Bucks, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Dallas Mavericks vs. Phoenix Suns, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Friday, Nov. 19

Los Angeles Lakers vs. Boston Celtics, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Dallas Mavericks vs. Phoenix Suns, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Tuesday, Nov. 23

Los Angeles Lakers vs. New York Knicks, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Denver Nuggets Portland Trail Blazers, 10:00 p.m. on TNT

Wednesday, Nov. 24

Brooklyn Nets vs. Boston Celtics, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Philadelphia 76ers vs. Golden State Warriors, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Tuesday, Nov. 30

New York Knicks vs. Brooklyn Nets, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Golden State Warriors vs. Phoenix Suns, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Friday, Dec. 3

Philadelphia 76ers vs. Atlanta Hawks, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Los Angeles Clippers vs. Los Angeles Lakers, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Tuesday, Dec. 7

Brooklyn Nets vs. Dallas Mavericks, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Boston Celtics vs. Los Angeles Lakers, 10:00 p.m. on TNT

Wednesday, Dec. 8

Milwaukee Bucks vs. Miami Heat, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Portland Trail Blazers vs. Golden State Warriors, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Friday, Dec. 10

Brooklyn Nets vs. Atlanta Hawks, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Boston Celtics vs. Phoenix Suns, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Saturday, Dec. 11

Golden State Warriors vs. Philadelphia 76ers, 8:30 p.m. on ABC

Tuesday, Dec. 14

Golden State Warriors vs. New York Knicks, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Phoenix Suns vs. Portland Trail Blazers, 10:00 p.m. on TNT

Wednesday, Dec. 15

Los Angeles Lakers vs. Dallas Mavericks, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Los Angeles Clippers vs. Utah Jazz, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Friday, Dec. 17

Golden State Warriors vs. Boston Celtics, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Milwaukee Bucks vs. New Orleans Pelicans, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Tuesday, Dec. 21

Indiana Pacers vs. Miami Heat, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Phoenix Suns vs. Los Angeles Lakers, 10:00 p.m. on TNT

Christmas schedule

Saturday, Dec. 25

Atlanta Hawks vs. New York Knicks, 12:00 p.m. on ESPN
Boston Celtics vs. Milwaukee Bucks, 2:30 p.m. on ABC
Golden State Warriors vs. Phoenix Suns, 5:00 p.m. on ABC
Brooklyn Nets vs. Los Angeles Lakers, 8:00 p.m. on ABC and ESPN
Dallas Mavericks vs. Utah Jazz, 10:30 p.m. on ESPN

Wednesday, Jan. 5

Golden State Warriors vs. Dallas Mavericks, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Utah Jazz vs. Denver Nuggets, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Thursday, Jan. 6

Boston Celtics vs. New York Knicks, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Los Angeles Clippers vs. Phoenix Suns, 10:00 p.m. on TNT

Friday, Jan. 7

Milwaukee Bucks vs. Brooklyn Nets, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Atlanta Hawks vs. Los Angeles Lakers, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Wednesday, Jan. 12

Dallas Mavericks vs. New York Knicks, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Brooklyn Nets vs. Chicago Bulls, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Thursday, Jan. 13

Golden State Warriors vs. Milwaukee Bucks, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Portland Trail Blazers vs. Denver Nuggets, 10:00 p.m. on TNT

Friday, Jan. 14

Boston Celtics vs. Philadelphia 76ers, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Dallas Mavericks vs. Memphis Grizzlies, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Monday, Jan. 17

Chicago Bulls vs. Memphis Grizzlies, 3:30 p.m. on TNT
Milwaukee Bucks vs. Atlanta Hawks, 6:00 p.m. on TNT

Wednesday, Jan. 19

Charlotte Hornets vs. Boston Celtics, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Los Angeles Clippers vs. Denver Nuggets, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Thursday, Jan. 20

New Orleans Pelicans vs. New York Knicks, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Phoenix Suns vs. Dallas Mavericks, 10:00 p.m. on TNT

Friday, Jan. 21

Toronto Raptors vs. Washington Wizards , 8:00 p.m. on ESPN

Tuesday, Jan. 25

Los Angeles Lakers vs. Brooklyn Nets, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Dallas Mavericks vs. Golden State Warriors, 10:00 p.m. on TNT

Wednesday, Jan. 26

Memphis Grizzlies vs. San Antonio Spurs, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Phoenix Suns vs. Utah Jazz, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Thursday, Jan. 27

Los Angeles Lakers vs. Philadelphia 76ers, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Golden State Warriors, 10:00 p.m. on TNT

Friday, Jan. 28

Boston Celtics vs. Atlanta Hawks, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
New York Knicks vs. Milwaukee Bucks, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Saturday, Jan. 29

Brooklyn Nets vs. Golden State Warriors, 8:30 p.m. on ABC

Tuesday, Feb. 1

Washington Wizards vs. Milwaukee Bucks, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Brooklyn Nets vs. Phoenix Suns, 10:00 p.m. on TNT

Wednesday, Feb. 2

Memphis Grizzlies vs. New York Knicks, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Denver Nuggets vs. Utah Jazz, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Thursday, Feb. 3

Miami Heat vs. Toronto Raptors, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Los Angeles Lakers vs. Los Angeles Clippers, 10:00 p.m. on TNT

Friday, Feb. 4

New Orleans Pelicans vs. Denver Nuggets, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Saturday, Feb. 5

New York Knicks vs. Los Angeles Lakers, 8:30 p.m. on ABC

Sunday, Feb. 6

Atlanta Hawks vs. Dallas Mavericks, 6:00 p.m. on ESPN

Tuesday, Feb. 8

Boston Celtics vs. Brooklyn Nets, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Milwaukee Bucks vs. Los Angeles Lakers, 10:00 p.m. on TNT

Wednesday, Feb. 9

Chicago Bulls vs. Charlotte Hornets, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Golden State Warriors vs. Utah Jazz, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Thursday, Feb. 10

Miami Heat vs. New Orleans Pelicans, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Milwaukee Bucks vs. Phoenix Suns, 10:00 p.m. on TNT

Saturday, Feb. 12

Golden State Warriors vs. Los Angeles Lakers, 8:30 p.m. on ABC

Sunday, Feb. 13

Atlanta Hawks vs. Boston Celtics, 2:00 p.m. on ABC

Tuesday, Feb. 15

Boston Celtics vs. Philadelphia 76ers, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Los Angeles Clippers vs. Phoenix Suns, 10:00 p.m. on TNT

Wednesday, Feb. 16

Brooklyn Nets vs. New York Knicks, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Los Angeles Lakers vs. Utah Jazz, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Thursday, Feb. 17

Philadelphia 76ers vs. Milwaukee Bucks, 8:30 p.m. on TNT

Thursday, Feb. 24

Boston Celtics vs. Brooklyn Nets, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Golden State Warriors vs. Portland Trail Blazers, 10:00 p.m. on TNT

Friday, Feb. 25

Miami Heat vs. New York Knicks, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Los Angeles Clippers vs. Los Angeles Lakers, 10:00 p.m. on ESPN

Saturday, Feb. 26

Brooklyn Nets vs. Milwaukee Bucks, 8:30 p.m. on ABC

Sunday, Feb. 27

Philadelphia 76ers vs. New York Knicks, 1 p.m. on ABC
Utah Jazz vs. Phoenix Suns, 3:30 p.m. on ABC
Dallas Mavericks vs. Golden State Warriors, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
New Orleans Pelicans vs. Los Angeles Lakers, 10 p.m. on ESPN

Tuesday, Mar. 1

Atlanta Hawks vs. Boston Celtics, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Dallas Mavericks vs. Los Angeles Lakers, 10 p.m. on TNT

Wednesday, Mar. 2

New York Knicks vs. Philadelphia 76ers, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Portland Trail Blazers vs. Phoenix Suns, 10 p.m. on ESPN

Thursday, Mar. 3

Miami Heat vs. Brooklyn Nets, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Los Angeles Lakers vs. Los Angeles Clippers, 10 p.m. on TNT

Friday, Mar. 4

Milwaukee Bucks vs. Chicago Bulls, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
New York Knicks vs. Phoenix Suns, 10 p.m. on ESPN

Saturday, Mar. 5

Golden State Warriors vs. Los Angeles Lakers, 8:30 p.m. on ABC

Sunday, Mar. 6

Brooklyn Nets vs. Boston Celtics, 1 p.m. on ABC
Phoenix Suns vs. Milwaukee Bucks, 3:30 p.m. on ABC
New York Knicks vs. Los Angeles Clippers, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
New Orleans Pelicans vs. Denver Nuggets, 10 p.m. on ESPN

Tuesday, Mar. 8

New Orleans Pelicans vs. Memphis Grizzlies, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Los Angeles Clippers vs. Golden State Warriors, 10 p.m. on TNT

Wednesday, Mar. 9

Atlanta Hawks vs. Milwaukee Bucks, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Portland Trail Blazers vs. Utah Jazz, 10 p.m. on ESPN

Thursday, Mar. 10

Brooklyn Nets vs. Philadelphia 76ers, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Golden State Warriors vs. Denver Nuggets, 10 p.m. on TNT

Sunday, Mar. 12

Milwaukee Bucks vs. Golden State Warriors, 8:30 p.m. on ABC

Sunday, Mar. 13

New York Knicks vs. Brooklyn Nets, 1 p.m. on ABC
Dallas Mavericks vs. Boston Celtics, 3:30 p.m. on ABC
Los Angeles Lakers vs. Phoenix Suns, 8 p.m. on ESPN

Monday, Mar. 14

Denver Nuggets vs. Philadelphia 76ers, 8 p.m. on ESPN
Milwaukee Bucks vs. Utah Jazz, 10:30 p.m. on ESPN

Wednesday, Mar. 16

Dallas Mavericks vs. Brooklyn Nets, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Boston Celtics vs. Golden State Warriors, 10 p.m. on ESPN

Tuesday, Mar. 22

Atlanta Hawks vs. New York Knicks, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Los Angeles Clippers vs. Denver Nuggets, 10 p.m. on TNT

Wednesday, Mar. 23

Brooklyn Nets vs. Memphis Grizzlies, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Philadephia 76ers vs. Los Angeles Lakers, 10 p.m. on ESPN

Tuesday, Mar. 29

Los Angeles Lakers vs. Dallas Mavericks, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Utah Jazz vs. Los Angeles Clippers, 10 p.m. on TNT

Wednesday, Mar. 30

Miami Heat vs. Boston Celtics, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Phoenix Suns vs. Golden State Warriors, 10 p.m. on ESPN

Thursday, Mar. 31

Milwaukee Bucks vs. Brooklyn Nets, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Los Angeles Lakers vs. Utah Jazz, 10 p.m. on TNT

Tuesday, Apr. 3

Dallas Mavericks vs. Milwaukee Bucks, 1 p.m. on ABC
Denver Nuggets vs. Los Angeles Lakers, 3:30 p.m. on ABC

Wednesday, Apr. 6

Brooklyn Nets vs. New York Knicks, 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Phoenix Suns vs. Los Angeles Clippers, 10 p.m. on ESPN

Friday, Apr. 7

Boston Celtics vs. Milwaukee Bucks, 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Los Angeles Lakers vs. Golden State Warriors, 10 p.m. on TNT