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Assassination of President John F. Kennedy - 11/22/1963
11/22/63 - NY at Baltimore (postponed to 1/23/64)
11/22/63 - Boston at Philly (postponed to 3/3/64)
11/22/63 - LA at San Francisco (postponed to 1/10/64)

Assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. - 4/4/1968
4/7/68 - Philly at Boston (postponed to 4/10/68)
4/7/68 - San Francisco at LA (postponed to 4/10/68)
4/10/68 - Boston at Philly (postponed to 4/11/68)
4/10/68 - LA at San Francisco (postponed to 4/11/68)

Miami Riots - 1/17/1989
1/17/89 - Phoenix at Miami (postponed to 4/19/89)

1992 Los Angeles Riots (a/k/a Rodney King Riots) - 4/29/92 - 5/4/92
4/30/92 - Utah at LA Clippers (postponed to 5/3/92 and moved to Anaheim Convention Center)
5/1/92 - Portland at LA Lakers (postponed to 5/3/92 and moved to UNLV)

1999 Leaky Roof in Salt Lake City 11/15/1999
11/15/1999 - San Antonio at Utah (Game was delayed by 3 hours)

Columbine High School Massacre - 4/20/99
4/20/99 - Portland at Denver (postponed to 5/2/99)

September 11th Terrorist Attacks - 9/11/01
10/11/01 - Minnesota vs. Scavolini Pesaro (cancelled prior to tip-off)
10/11/01 - Toronto vs. Telekom Baskets Bonn (cancelled prior to tip-off)
10/13/01 - Toronto vs. Minnesota (cancelled prior to tip-off)
10/13/01 - Golden State vs. LA Lakers (cancelled prior to tip-off)
10/14/01 - LA Lakers vs. Golden State (cancelled prior to tip-off)
Games where all-preseason games

Beslan School Siego 9/1/04-9/3/04
9/30/04 - Utah Jazz at CSKA Moscow (cancelled prior to tip-off)
Game was a preseason game and was cancelled at the behest of the Department of State.

Pacers-Pistons Brawl (a/k/a Malice at the Palace) - 11/19/04
11/19/04 - Indiana at Detroit (game cancelled with 45 seconds remaining in regulation)

Boston Marathon Bombing - 4/15/13
4/15/13 - Pacers at Boston (game cancelled prior to tip-off)

Death of Kobe Bryant 1/26/20
1/28/20 - Los Angeles Clippers at Los Angeles Lakers (game rescheduled to 4/9/20)