NBA planning for trade deadline in March

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The NBA is targeting March 25 for its 2020-2021 season trade deadline, pending approval from the Board of Governors, according to Shams Charania.

The target date for players to be waived and eligible for postseason rosters is April 9, Charania also notes.

In a normal schedule, the trade deadline is in early February.

This upcoming regular season starts on Dec. 22 and will run through May 16.