NBA Schedule: Times, TV Listings for October 16

Dwight Howard Hawks

Dwight Howard and the Hawks visit Orlando Sunday night (Getty)

Sunday’s NBA preseason schedule is light, with there being just three games on the slate. One of those matchups is Atlanta visiting Orlando, with both teams making significant changes to their front court rotations during the offseason. For the Hawks the major change was the arrival of Dwight Howard via free agency, with Al Horford making the move from Atlanta to Boston. As for Orlando, the Magic traded for Serge Ibaka and signed both Bismack Biyombo and Jeff Green as they look to become a playoff contender under first-year head coach Frank Vogel.

Below is Sunday’s full schedule, with game times and television listings. All times are Eastern.

NBA Schedule: October 16

Hawks at Magic

Time: 6:00 p.m.

TV: NBATV, FS Florida

Timberwolves at Thunder

Time: 7:00 p.m.

TV: None

Nuggets at Trail Blazers

Time: 9:00 p.m.

TV: NBATV, CSN Northwest

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