The 24 teams, all returning from 2022, will be divided into two conferences -- 12 in the Eastern Conference and 12 in the Western Conference. • Games.
Each team will play 34 games, two against each of its conference rivals and one against each team in the opposing conference. • Schedule.
The regular season will begin March 11 and end Oct. 14. The playoffs will remain a single-elimination format and end with the final in November.