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Key NBA Dates

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2016-17 NBA KEY DATES

October 25
Start of the 2016-17 NBA Regular Season (NBA Tip-Off 2016)

January 5, 2017
10-day contracts may now be signed

January 10
All contracts are guaranteed for the remainder of the season

January 12
NBA Global Games 2017, Phoenix Suns vs. Dallas Mavericks (Mexico City)

January 12
NBA Global Games 2017, Denver Nuggets vs. Indiana Pacers (London)

January 14
NBA Global Games 2017, Phoenix Suns vs. San Antonio Spurs (Mexico City)

February 17-19
NBA All-Star 2017 (New Orleans, LA)

February 23
Trade Deadline (3 p.m. ET)

March 1
Playoff Eligibility Waiver Deadline

April 12-15
Portsmouth Invitational Tournament (Portsmouth, VA)

April 12
Regular Season ends

April 14
Rosters set for NBA Playoffs 2017, 3 p.m. ET

April 15
NBA Playoffs 2017 begin

April 23
NBA Early Entry Eligibility Deadline (11:59 p.m. ET)

May 1
Conference Semifinals begin

May 9-14
NBA Draft Combine 2017 (Chicago)

May 16
Conference Finals begin (possible move up to May 14 or 15)

May 16
NBA Draft Lottery 2017

June 1
NBA Finals 2017 begin

June 12
NBA Draft Early Entry Entrant Withdrawal Deadline (5:00 p.m. ET)

June 18
The Finals 2017 latest possible date

June 22
NBA Draft 2017