Magic Johnson
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Magic Johnson shared his excitement for the announcement of the NBA regarding the opening games of the season and Christmas Day games.

According to the official schedule, the reigning champions Milwaukee Bucks will face the Brooklyn Nets and the Golden State Warriors will clash with the Los Angeles Lakers in the opening night.

“I’m so excited! The NBA got it right with the new schedule. Opening Day we get the reigning champion Milwaukee Bucks vs. the Brooklyn Nets and the Golden State Warriors with Steph and Klay vs. LeBron, AD, Russell Westbrook and the Lakers!

I know where I’ll be on Christmas Day, at the STAPLES Center when the Lakers play the Nets! The league gave us an early Christmas present with this lineup. First the Knicks vs. Hawks then Celtics vs. Bucks, Warriors vs. Suns, Lakers vs. Nets and Mavericks vs. Jazz,” Magic Johnson, a Lakers and NBA legend, tweeted.