Bucks open regular season at Boston Nov. 2

Milwaukee opens on road for 28th straight season
Bucks open regular season at Boston Nov. 2

The Milwaukee Bucks open the 2012-13 season on the road at Boston Nov. 2.

The Bucks will open on the road for the 28th consecutive season. Milwaukee then returns for its home opener Nov. 3 against the Cleveland Cavaliers.

The NBA regular season was released Thursday. The defending champion Miami Heat will make two trips to the BMO Harris Bradley Center, on Dec. 29 and March 15.

Western Conference champion Oklahoma City makes its only Milwaukee appearance on March 30.

The Bucks will have 21 weekend home games. The schedule features just three road trips of three games or more for Milwaukee, including two four-game trips.

Milwaukee hosts a season-long four-game homestand in late March and early April, with visits from the Los Angeles Lakers, Oklahoma City, Charlotte and Minnesota.