Today the NBA released its 2019-20 regular season schedule for all the teams. Of course Duke fans want to know when their favorite players are playing each other so below is a list of just some of the must see match-ups involving your former Blue Devils:
New Orleans Pelicans vs. Toronto Raptors (Oct. 22nd) – TNT
The Bourbon Street Brotherhood kicks off their 2019-20 season in Toronto against the defending NBA Champion Raptors. This will be first time Zion Williamson will be on national tv in the NBA as TNT will be broadcasting the game.
New York Knicks vs. Brooklyn Nets (Oct. 25th)
R.J. Barrett squares off against the newest Brooklyn Net Kyrie Irving for supremacy of the Big Apple.
Boston Celtics vs. New York Knicks (Oct. 25th) – NBATV
R.J. Barrett makes his national tv debut as the Knicks face off against Jayson Tatum and the Boston Celtics in Madison Square Garden.
Atlanta Hawks vs. Miami Heat (Oct. 29th) – NBATV
Cam Reddish makes his national tv debut against Justise Winslow and the Miami Heat.
New Orleans Pelicans vs. Brooklyn Nets (Nov. 4th) – NBATV
Zion & Co. travel to Brooklyn to take on Kyrie and the Nets.
Utah Jazz vs. Memphis Grizzlies (Nov. 15th) – ESPN
Grayson Allen faces off against his former team and coach Quin Snyder.
Brooklyn Nets vs. Boston Celtics (Nov. 27th) – ESPN
Kyrie Irving squares off against his former teammate Jayson Tatum.
Chicago Bulls vs. Sacramento Kings (Nov. 15th) – ESPN
Wendell Carter Jr. travels to Sacramento to face Harry Giles and his former college teammate Marvin Bagley III.
New Orleans Pelicans vs. Los Angeles Lakers (Jan. 3rd) – ESPN
The most hyped rookie squares off against the last rookie to come into the league with this amount of hype, LeBron James, at the Staple Center in Los Angeles.
New York Knicks vs. Los Angeles Lakers (Jan. 7th) – NBATV
Just four days after facing off against Zion Williamson, LeBron James will have to contend with R.J. Barrett.
New Orleans Pelicans vs. New York Knicks (Jan. 10th) – ESPN
They were inseparable at Duke and their recent rookie photo shoot, but Jan. 10th will be the first time R.J. Barrett and Zion Williamson will face off under the bright lights of Madison Square Garden.
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