30 teams, 2,430 games played over 180 days. Each team has to play 162. Together, they’ll travel 991,653 miles. Every season. And for years the whole schedule came together almost literally around the kitchen table of Henry and Holly Stephenson (or as they once called themselves, Stephenson Systems, Inc).
If you haven’t seen this beautifully done video before, it’s definitely worth twelve and half minutes of your time.