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How many post-suspension games will be played in the resumed 2019-2020 NBA regular season?

The 2019-2020 NBA season was suspended on March 11, 2020 as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

As of June 25, the league's plan is to restart the season on July 30, with 88 total regular season games planned to determine playoff seeding -- 22 teams playing 8 games each.

How many total games will be played in the remaining parts of the resumed 2019-2020 regular season?

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  • There is no fixed date where the final regular season game must be played by -- we will consider all non-postseason games to be "regular season" games, regardless of date.

  • If no games have been played by December 31, 2020, this question will resolve to 0.

  • Partial games that are suspended mid-game and not resumed/played to completion will not be counted.

  • The official source for the number of games played will be ESPN.

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