Latest NBA News & Rumors | Lakers and Warriors to kick off the 2021-2022 season, Joel Embiid and more

Los angeles lakers will face the Golden State Warriors on the first day of the NBA in the 2021-2022 campaign, according to Sam Amick of The Athletic. The game will be the first opportunity to observe the new reinforcements of the Angelenos on the field.

The duel will be played on October 19 as well as the battle between the league champions, Milwaukee bucks, and the Brooklyn Nets, title favorites in the Eastern Conference.

The Philadelphia 76ers and Joel Embiid agreed to a maximum 4-year, $ 196 million contract extension, according to ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne. In this way, the Cameroonian will be under contract until the 2026-27 season.