In a change from last week, the Portland Trail Blazers’ preseason opener against the Sacramento Kings on Friday, Dec. 11 will tip-off at 7:30 PM Pacific instead of 7:00 PM. It will also be nationally televised on ESPN along with being broadcast on NBC Sports Northwest. The update was announced in an official press release this evening.
Here is the official preseason schedule for Portland along with broadcast channels and times:
Friday, December 11th— Portland Trail Blazers vs. Sacramento Kings, 7:30 PM PT, ESPN/NBCSNW/620 Rip City Radio
Sunday, December 13th— Portland Trail Blazers vs. Sacramento Kings, 6:00 PM PT, NBCSNW/620 Rip City Radio
Wednesday, December 16th— Portland Trail Blazers @ Denver Nuggets, 6:00 PM PT, NBCSNW/620 Rip City Radio
Friday, December 18th— Portland Trail Blazers @ Denver Nuggets, 6:00 PM PT, NBCSNW/620 Rip City Radio
The NBA regular season begins December 22nd. The Blazers do not have a game on opening night or Christmas Day. Other than that, their schedule remains undisclosed.