Lakers Will Have 28 Nationally Televised Games
The Los Angeles’ Lakers 2012-13 regular season schedule has been announced and just like always, the Lakers will have plenty of television time. Last season the Lakers played 66 games due to the lockout, so there were less opportunities for fans to see the Lakers play. However, this time in the 82 game run, the Lakers will be on national television 28 times.
The Lakers will have nine games on ESPN which are:
All Times Pacific
Friday, Nov. 2: vs. Los Angeles Clippers, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 30: vs. Denver Nuggets, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, Dec. 7: at Oklahoma City Thunder, 6:30 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 4: at Los Angeles Clippers, 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Jan. 9: at San Antonio Spurs, 5:00 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 11: vs. Oklahoma City Thunder, 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Jan. 30: at Phoenix Suns, 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Feb. 20: vs. Boston Celtics, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, Apr. 5: vs. Memphis Grizzlies, 7:30 p.m.
The Lakers will also have nine games on TNT:
Tuesday, Oct. 30: vs. Dallas Mavericks, 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Dec. 13: at New York Knicks, 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 17: vs. Miami Heat, 7:30 p.m.
Monday, Jan. 21: at Chicago Bulls, 6:30 p.m.
Thursday, Feb. 7: at Boston Celtics, 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, Feb. 14: vs. Los Angeles Clippers, 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Feb. 28: vs. Minnesota Timberwolves, 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Mar. 5: at Oklahoma City Thunder, 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Apr. 2: vs. Dallas Mavericks, 7:30 p.m.
Six of Los Angeles’ games will be on ABC:
Tuesday, Dec. 25: vs. New York Knicks, 12:00 p.m.
Sunday, Jan. 27: vs. Oklahoma City Thunder, 12:30 p.m.
Sunday, Feb. 24: at Dallas Mavericks, 10:00 a.m.
Sunday, Mar. 10: vs. Chicago Bulls, 12:30 p.m.
Sunday, Apr. 7: at Los Angeles Clippers, 12:30 p.m.
NBA TV will also air four games for the Lakers:
Wednesday, Oct. 31: at Portland Trail Blazers, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, Dec. 2: vs. Orlando Magic, 6:30 p.m.
Monday, Mar. 25: at Golden State Warriors, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, Apr. 14: vs. San Antonio Spurs, 6:30 p.m.