Detroit Pistons unveil 2018-19 schedule; Open season on Oct. 17 vs. Nets
4:36 PM, Aug 10, 2018
2:18 PM, Aug 11, 2018
DETROIT (WXYZ) - The Detroit Pistons have released their full schedule for the 2018-19 NBA season and the team opens the season at home on Oct. 17 against the Brooklyn Nets.
Individual game tickets go on sale Thursday, August 16 at 11:00 a.m.
In their second season at Little Caesars Arena, the team will have 21 weekend dates, plus games on the day after Thanksgiving and Christmas.
They'll welcome LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers on March 15 and the Golden State Warriors on Dec. 1.
Other highlights include two home games against the Philadelphia 76ers on Oct. 23 and Dec. 7, two against the Boston Celtics on Oct. 27 and Dec. 15 and a game against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Dec. 3.
The Pistons will also make four appearances on national TV with games on ESPN against Philadelphia on Dec. 7, Lakers on Jan. 9, San Antonio on Feb. 27 and Miami on March 13.
They'll also have 13 back-to-back sets, two of which will be back-to-back home games.