NBA G League Key Dates

Official Release | April 5, 2018

Below are the key upcoming dates for the NBA G League.

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April 5 & 6: NBA G League Playoffs Conference Finals games
April 8: NBA G League Finals Game 1 (7 PM ET, ESPNU)
April 10:
NBA G League Finals Game 2 (8 PM ET, ESPNU)
April 11: NBA Regular Season ends
April 13:
NBA G League Finals Game 3, if necessary (7:30 PM ET, ESPN2)
April 13: Rosters set for NBA Playoffs 2018, 3 p.m. ET
April 14: NBA Playoffs 2018 begin

June 21: NBA Draft 2018

Past Dates

May 8-9: Eighth Annual Elite Mini Camp (Chicago, Ill.)

June 22: NBA Draft 2017

July: NBA Summer Leagues

August 13: NBA G League Player Invitational (Chicago)
August 23: NBA G League Expansion Draft

September 23: Training Camps open for all teams participating in preseason NBA Global Games
September 26: Training camps open for all other teams

August-October: Local tryouts for NBA G League teams

October 13: NBA Preseason ends
October 16: 
Rosters set for NBA Opening Day
October 17: 
Start of the 2017-18 NBA Regular Season (NBA Tip-Off 2017)
October 21: 
2017 NBA G League Draft, 1 p.m.
October 23: NBA G League training camps open
October 23-November 1: NBA G League Preseason games

November 2: NBA G League 10-man opening day rosters set by 5 p.m.
November 3: 
2017-18 NBA G League season tips off

January 5: 10-day contracts may now be signed
January 10: NBA contracts are guaranteed for the remainder of the season
January 10-13: NBA G League Showcase 2018 (Mississauga, ON)
January 15: Two-Way contracts guaranteed

February 8: NBA Trade Deadline (3 p.m. ET)
February 16-18: NBA All-Star 2018 (Los Angeles, CA)
February 18: NBA G League International Challenge (Los Angeles, CA)
February 22: NBA G League trade deadline, 3 p.m. ET

March 1: NBA Playoff Eligibility Waiver Deadline
March 24: 
Regular season ends
March 30: NBA G League Postseason (earliest possible start date)
March 31: NBA G League Playoffs Round 1 continues

April 2 & 3: NBA G League Playoffs Round 2 games

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