The NBA Will Begin in July with Regular Season Games & Playoff Qualification

After much delay because of COVID and a plethora of ideas floating around to resume the season, the NBA is about to return.

Starting July 31 in Orlando, there will be 22 teams invited to play eight regular season games for playoff seeding. This will all lead up to the NBA Finals in October.

The details are still being ironed out, but for the moment, teams will play for the eighth spot through double elimination.

Of the Western Conference teams to play: New Orleans Pelicans, Portland Trail Blazers, Phoenix Suns, Sacramento Kings and San Antonio Spurs. Only the Washington Wizards will be invited in the Eastern Conference.

UPDATE: As assumed, NBA teams voted yes for planned proposal 29-1, with the Portland Trail Blazers being the only team going against. Check out details for the return below.

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