NFL schedule: Important dates, deadlines on 2017-18 calendar

Perhaps the NFL regular-season schedule for 2017, released in April, is your primary concern as the season approaches, followed closely by your team’s training camp schedule.

Days after being swept by the Cleveland Cavaliers in the second round of the playoffs, Lowry chose to opt-out of his current contract, which had him as the lowest-paid player in the starting five. He finished the 2016-17 season averaging 22.4 points per game, which was good enough for second on the team behind DeMar DeRozan’s 27.3. The 31-year-old star simply wants to cash in on his current situation in which he made $12 million in 2016-17.

With Paul out the door and Blake Griffin and J.J. Redick possibly finding new homes this offseason, the Clippers could go from contenders to pretenders next season.

Luckily, Doc will have Austin Rivers to lead the way.

Earliest permissible date for clubs to renegotiate or extend the rookie US Cheap Jerseys contract of a drafted rookie who was selected in any round of the 2015 NFL Draft. Any permissible renegotiated or extended player contract will not be considered a rookie contract, and will not be subject to the rules that limit rookie contracts.

Option exercise period begins for Fifth-Year Option for First- Round Selections from the 2015 NFL Draft. To exercise the option, the club must give written notice to the player on or after January 1, 2018, but prior to May 3, 2018.

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