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2015-16 NBA Schedule Offers Plenty Of Treats

By Tamberlyn Richardson
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April 11, 2013; Oakland, CA, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook (0) rests between plays during the fourth quarter against the Golden State Warriors at Oracle Arena. The City Thunder defeated the Warriors 116-97. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports


February 4th – TNT Double Header:

  • Game 1: L.A. Lakers vs. New Orleans Pelicans
  • Game 2: Houston Rockets vs. Phoenix Suns

February 5th:

February 6th:

  • The past two seasons MVP’s won’t meet until February when the Thunder travel to Golden State to play the Warriors for the first time this season. The next meeting occurs at the end of the month (February 27th) The game will air on ESPN.

February 7th – ABC Sunday Afternoon Game:

  • L.A. Clippers vs. Miami Heat

February 8th:

  • Roy Hibbert and his L.A. Lakers make their sole visit to Indiana to play his old team the Pacers
  • In what became common place last season Toronto Raptor fans took over arenas and the Palace of the Detroit Pistons became another victim of the Raptors fans as bus loads showed up to cheer on their home team:

Another video if you have time is an excellent production called Open Gym. This episode showcases the groups of fans who went to Detroit and highlights just how loud they got and how they literally took over the Palace and at 8:29 you can hear my favorite quote of the year from James Johnson The video carries on to highlight Raptor fans appearing even at games versus the Clippers.

February 11th – TNT Double Header

  • Game 1:  2 games finish off the schedule prior to the All-Star Break the first of which features John Wall‘s Wizards versus Giannis Antetokounmpo‘s Bucks
  • Game 2: The last game prior to the break features Anthony Davis‘ New Orleans Pelicans versus Kevin Durant and his Oklahoma City Thunder

February 18th – TNT Double Header

  • Game 1: The first game back from the All-Star break features the Chicago Bulls at Cleveland Cavaliers
  • Game 2: The second game of the night has the Kawhi Leonard‘s Spurs playing in Los Angeles versus Chris Pauls’ Clippers

February 20th – ABC Saturday Night Game

  • Golden State Warriors vs. L.A. Clippers

February 21st:

  • ABC Sunday Afternoon Game – Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Oklahoma City Thunder
  • ESPN Evening Game – L.A. Lakers vs Chicago Bulls

February 22nd:

  • Kevin Garnett’s old team: The Boston Celtics make their lone visit to Minnesota to play his Timberwolves

February 25th – TNT Double Header

  • Game 1: Oklahoma City Thunder vs. New Orleans Pelicans
  • Game 2: San Antonio Spurs vs. Utah Jazz

February 26th:

February 27th – ABC Saturday Night Game:

  • Golden State Warriors vs. Oklahoma City Thunder

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