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Why was the 11 12 NBA season shortened?

Why was the 11 12 NBA season shortened?

With the new deal in place, the regular season was shortened from the normal 82 games per team to 66, because of nearly two months of inactivity. The season began on December 25, 2011, and ended on April 26, 2012.

What was the Bobcats worst record?

104-84
The Bobcats clinched the worst record in NBA history by losing 104-84 to the New York Knicks on April 26, 2012, in a shortened season or otherwise. Guard-forward Gerald Henderson led the team in scoring, with an average of 15.1 points per game.

When did Rose win MVP?

May 3, 2011
On May 3, 2011, Derrick Rose became the youngest MVP in NBA history (22 years, 211 days). Rose just edged out Wes Unseld of the Baltimore Bullets, who was named MVP on March 24, 1969 at age 23 years, 10 days.

When did the 2011-12 NBA season start and end?

The season began on December 25, 2011, and ended on April 26, 2012. The playoffs started on April 28 and ended on June 21 when the Miami Heat defeated the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 5 of their series, 121–106, winning the Finals, 4–1 and to capture the franchise’s second NBA title.

When does the NBA season start and end?

With the new deal in place, the regular season was shortened from the normal 82 games per team to 66, because of nearly two months of inactivity. The season began on December 25, 2011, and ended on April 26, 2012.

When did the NBA lockout start in 2011?

The 2011–12 NBA season was the 66th season of the National Basketball Association (NBA), which began with the signing of a new collective bargaining agreement (CBA) between the owners of the 30 NBA teams and the NBA’s players. The previous CBA, which was ratified in 2005, expired at 12:01 AM EDT on July 1, 2011, resulting in a lockout.

How many conference games are there in the NBA?

Teams played 48 conference games and 18 non-conference games in a 66-game schedule, compared to 52 conference games and 30 non-conference games in a normal 82-game season. Teams played on average two more games per month and also were required to play three-consecutive games at least once in the season.