The schedule for the new season of Betsafe-LKL has been revealed
With over a month left until the start of the new Betsafe-LKL season, the championship schedule has been unveiled.
The opening match of the season will be played on September 16th (Saturday) in Klaipeda, where the local team Neptūnas will host last season's bronze medalist, Panevezys 7bet-Lietkabelis.
The Mazeikiai M Basket club, returning to the competition, will play their first match of the season on September 18th (Monday) against Uniclub Casino - Juventus in Utena.
After reconstruction, the Avia Solutions Group arena will once again host Betsafe-LKL games, with the Wolves facing Gargždai on September 23rd (Saturday).
The first clash of giants between Rytas and Žalgiris will take place on November 5th (Sunday) in the capital city.
Another intriguing encounter is the new Vilnius derby between Rytas and Wolves, capturing fans' attention for the first time on November 25th (Saturday).
The first round of the Betsafe-LKL regular season will conclude on November 27th, the second round on March 12th, and the third round on May 9th.
The playoffs are set to begin on May 12th, and the final series will conclude by June 18th at the latest.
The quarterfinals will be played with up to 2 victories, while the semifinals and finals will require up to 3 wins.
As in the previous season, fans will be able to enjoy a double portion of basketball broadcasts on Sundays – BTV and Go3 will broadcast two Betsafe-LKL matches: the first match will start at 5:00 PM, and the second at 7:30 PM.
On Saturdays and weekdays, Betsafe-LKL broadcasts will start at the usual times.