Dwight Howard is likely to make the Rockets a popular choice for national TV games next season.
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NEW YORK (AP) -- The NBA regular-season schedule will be released Tuesday.

The schedule will be unveiled during an NBA TV special program at 6 p.m. EDT that will highlight opening-week matchups and other games of interest.

It also will be posted along with the show on NBA.com.

Some teams have already begun releasing their preseason schedules.

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