The first part of the NBA schedule was released a short time ago, and the Sixers will play a handful of marquee games on national television.
They’ll open the season on the road in Boston, an 8:00 p.m. game on TNT. They’ll come back to Philly to play the Bulls in the home opener, two days later, also on TNT.
Christmas Day it’ll be the Celtics again, with the Sixers going up to Boston for a 5:30 p.m. start on ABC. They will also host the Rockets in a prime-time game on MLK Day.
Here’s the full slate from the NBA press release: