The NBA 2013-14 season schedule was released on Tuesday night, and fans finally know which games they are most looking forward to. The NBA season is a long, winding road, but there are some games that stand out among the others.
Everyone likes a good old-fashioned Finals rematch. The San Antonio Spurs were seconds away from winning the championship, but the Miami Heat snatched it from them. The Spurs will be looking to get their revenge when the two teams meet again for the first time.
Christmas day always brings us some fun games between rivals and contenders from across the league. The Heat, Lakers, Clippers, Spurs and other great teams will take the court on the holiest day of the NBA calendar. There are playoff rematches, division rivalries and star-studded matchups galore.
There are teams that are battling in the standings, fighting for a city's pride, or that flat out don't like each other. There are old faces in new places that will return home. There are teams on the rise and teams on the downfall.
Here's a look ahead at the best games this season has to offer.