Seven of those back-to-backs will be consecutive road games.
Meeks was drafted in the second round (No. 41 overall) by the Milwaukee Bucks in 2009 and carved out a nice career as a three-point marksman.
The Raptors will have 13 back-to-back games this season, one more than previous year.
The team will open its 25th anniversary season - and first as the NBA's defending champion - at 8 p.m. on the first night of the regular season.
Los Angeles Lakers legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is a big fan of Anthony Davis. The next night, the Cs will have their first of 12 back-to-backs, at NY for the Knicks' home opener. Houston Rockets guard Russell Westbrook will play the Thunder in Oklahoma City on January 9.
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The Lakers will also be on national television a league-high 31 times. The number of doubleheaders at 8 p.m./10:30 p.m. ET on the two networks has been reduced by a combined 42 percent from last season (57 in 2018-19 compared with 33 in 2019-20). The Rockets and Clippers each have 26.
The NBA will feature five games on Christmas Day (Wednesday, Dec. 25 in Week 10) for the 12th year in a row. Lakers come to Boston on January 20, Martin Luther King Day, which is always a special occasion in the NBA.Breaking tradition, the Celtics will not play at home on the afternoon of Super Bowl Sunday.
The stretches of four games in five days might be gone for good.
The lone visit by LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers on March 24.
Two of the most talked-about games with four of the league's top players became official Monday when the National Basketball Association announced its 2019-2020 schedule.
- Golden State at Portland (10 p.m., TNT): The Warriors and Trail Blazers have squared off in the playoffs in three of the last four seasons, including the 2019 Western Conference Finals. It's a reversal of last season, which began with the Sixers visiting the Celtics in Boston (with the Cs winning).