In all, the Sixers will play 27 nationally televised games (up from 14 last season), along with 12 more on NBA TV. They’ll kick off the season on Oct. 16 at 8 p.m. EST on TNT when they face the Celtics in TD Garden. Two days later, on Oct. 18, Philadelphia will make its home debut against the Chicago Bulls at 8 p.m., which will also be broadcast on TNT.
Notable home games include contests against 2017-18 Rookie of the Year runner-up Donovan Mitchell and the Utah Jazz on Nov. 16 at 7 p.m., 2017-18 MVP James Harden and the Houston Rockets on Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Jan. 21 at 8 p.m., and LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers on Feb. 10 at 3:30 p.m.
Philadelphia will close out the regular season at home against the Bulls on April 10.
Here’s a month-by-month breakdown of the team’s schedule:
October: 8 games (4 home, 4 road)
November: 16 games (9 home, 7 road)
December: 13 games (6 home, 7 road)
January: 15 games (7 home, 8 road)
February: 10 games (6 home, 4 road)
March: 14 games (7 home, 7 road)
April: 6 games (2 home, 4 road)
Once again, NBC Sports Philadelphia and 97.5 The Fanatic will be the 76ers’ broadcast partners for the 2018-19 season.