NBA Christmas Day schedule features five very exciting games, with both Finals participants being in action.
According to Shams Charania of The Athletic, the Golden State Warriors and Boston Celtics will headline the five-game schedule.
Sources: NBA’s 2022 Christmas Day schedule:
Bucks at Celtics
76ers at Knicks
Suns at Nuggets
Lakers at Mavericks
Grizzlies at Warriors
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) August 14, 2022
The reigning champions will take on the Memphis Grizzlies in a rematch of the Western Conference semi-finals, while the Celtics will collide with the Milwaukee Bucks in a rematch of the Eastern Conference semi-finals.
The other matchups will see the Los Angeles Lakers clash with the Dallas Mavericks, the Phoenix Suns face the Denver Nuggets and the Philadelphia 76ers visit Madison Square Garden to play the New York Knicks.
The Warriors will collide with the Lakers on the opening night of the NBA on October 18, while the “Battle of LA” will tip off on October 20 with the first clash between the Lakers and the Clippers.