The exact number of games for each particular sport in the course of the year could vary based on different reasons like travel time visiting other teams, play-off format, and most important stress on the body, and the weather the sport is played in. For example Baseball is a warm weather sport, and is played during the warmer months. Hockey originally an outdoor cold weather sport is played during the winter months. What "season" the sport is played in.
The amount of stress caused on the body of the athletes for each particular sport is also a major factor in scheduling, and effects the amount of games that can be played in a season. Baseball for example can be played on a more regular basis because it is less taxing on the body. Baseball teams typically have one or two days off a week for rest and travel time to other parks. Football is more punishing to the body and requires a weeks rest between games to recover.
Basketball is an indoor sport, and the "season" played is not as important as stress on the body, and competition with other sports for a fan base.
In the NBA, there are 82 games in the regular season.
There are 16 regular season games in one season, not counting the playoffs
The 2008 MLB draft order is determined by the regular season records of the 30 teams in the 2007 season. The 2009 MLB draft order will be determined by the regular season records of the 30 teams in 2008.
It is all determined based on a team's performance in their regular season, but the seeds are chosen by the NCAA Selection Committee.
162 regular season games.
This will be determined at the conclusion of the 2009-2010 regular NHL season.
It depends on what part of the season you are talking about_pre-season, regular season, or playoffs. It also depends on how far you go in the playoffs.
Not at all, The seeding is determined by how you finish in the regular season
No, possession is determined the same way.
It is currently the preseason for professional American football. The NFL regular season begins on Thursday, September 8th at 8p.m.
Currently, each team plays 16 regular season games. There are 256 NFL games in the season