Nov. 1 - Rosters set for opening night, 6 p.m. EST.
Nov. 2 - Start of the 2004-05 season.
Jan. 5 - 10-day contracts may be signed.
Jan. 10 - All player contracts guaranteed for rest of the season.
Feb. 18-20 - All-Star weekend, Denver.
Feb. 24 - Trading deadline, 3 p.m. EST.
April 20 - Regular season ends.
April 23 - Playoffs begin.
June 7-10 - NBA predraft camp, Chicago.
June 7 - Earliest possible NBA Finals start date.
June 21 - Early entry draft withdrawal deadline.
June 23 - Latest possible NBA Finals end date.
June 28 - NBA draft, New York.

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