Friday, October 25, 2002

NBA Calendar



By The Associated Press

2002

Oct. 25 - Preseason ends

Oct. 28 - Regular season rosters are set

Oct. 29 - Regular season starts 2003

Jan. 6 - 10-day contracts can be signed

Jan. 10 - All player contracts guaranteed for the remainder of the season

Feb. 9 - All-Star Game at Atlanta

Feb. 20 - Trading deadline

April 9-12 - Portsmouth (Va.) Invitational Tournament

April 16 - Regular season ends

April 19 - Playoffs begin

May 11 - Early entry eligibility deadline for the draft

June 4 - NBA Finals begin

June 3-6 - Pre-Draft Camp, Chicago

June 18 - Latest possible date for NBA Finals; Draft early entry eligibles withdrawal deadline

June 25 - NBA Draft

July 1 - Teams may start negotiating with free agents

July 16 - Teams may begin signing player contracts



BENGALS
Johnson shows hints of being a go-to receiver
Off week doesn't heal all wounds
Why can't Bengals get this QB thing right?
NFL
Goldberg on the NFL
Hit draws suspension for Charger DB Harrison
BASEBALL
Daugherty: Baseball's principles optional
Pete Rose at fund-raiser
No showdown in show hurts World Series
Giants 16, Angels 4
Giants take 3-2 Series lead
Third generation's a charm in Series
Washburn's woes hurt Angels
D-Rays land Sweet Lou
PREP FOOTBALL
Moeller vs. Princeton: Win and you're in
Huge disparity in school sizes ends Anderson-Turpin rivalry
Brown's play has Rebels feelin' good
Conner closing in on playoff spot
Ohio football preview
Kentucky football preview
Player of Year candidates
Prep football standings
Prep football statistics
OTHER PREP SPORTS
Harriers hanker for state crowns
Bulldogs stun Lakota West
Pandas, Tigers roaring into state
High school schedules
Girls' soccer, volleyball results
BEARCATS
No deal yet for Logan, Warriors
Tough season on field doesn't hurt Bearcats at the gate
COLLEGE FOOTBALL
Buckeyes, Wildcats host crucial games
Betts finds spot in Miami star's large shadow
Wildcats ready for anything against Bulldogs
Defensive duo relieved UK back on track
No. 12 North Carolina St. 38, Clemson 6
Colorado St. 37, BYU 10
Penn State seeking redemption for two losses
MSU quarterback suspended indefinitely
Ragone, Smith differ on view of Cardinals
Tennessee QB cleared to play Saturday
No. 24 Bowling Green just another unbeaten in MAC
College football notes
GOLF
Herron jumps to lead in Buick
Sutton chosen to be U.S. Ryder Cup captain
NBA
On TV, it seems really easy
Olajuwon to retire Nov. 9 in Houston
NBA Calendar
NHL
Flyers stomp chilly Habs
HORSE RACING
Bad start to Baffert's day