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NBA Commissioner To Delay Making League Decision Until May
The NBA has had its operations fully suspended since mid-March. Now, the league will remain in limbo for the entirety of April. Speaking with sportscaster Ernie Johnson, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver informed the public that he will not present any formal decisions regarding the season’s status until at least... Read more
NBA Reportedly Looking Into Option Of Cancelled Season
The NBA was the first major sports league to suspend its season upon the early spread of COVID-19 in the U.S. Now, it might be the first league to call off the season entirely. Per ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, the optimism league officials went into hiatus with is beginning to... Read more
NBA Reportedly Considering One Site For Playoffs
With the NBA on a prolonged hiatus, league officials are actively brainstorming how to proceed with games and put on a proper postseason. One possible scenario the league is reportedly discussing regarding NBA playoffs is a much different format than fans are used to. Officials are exploring the idea... Read more
NBA Could Return Without Fans, Mark Cuban Predicts
Prior to the suspension of the NBA season, teams like the Golden State Warriors were set to implement fan-free games in an effort to limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus through large public gatherings. Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban is now predicting that the no-attendance format could be... Read more
NBA Commissioner Weighs Options For Resuming Season
Endless questions surround the sports world as top leagues remain suspended in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver is now trying to come up with multiple answers regarding how and when the season will resume. Silver laid out three distinct scenarios for how the NBA... Read more
Potentially Cancelled NBA Season Could Mean $500M Loss In Ticket Revenue
Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the NBA halted its season. However, the league could be taking a huge financial blow. At this time, the season has been suspended for 30 days, but if that number increases, the league could face a loss, after already receiving a several hundred... Read more
Sidelined Sports Stars Contribute To Arena Workers’ Wages
The coronavirus pandemic may have put an abrupt halt on major sports leagues’ schedules, however, athletes and teams are finding a way to give back. Several high-profile stars and organizations are donating funds to aid workers who now find themselves without pay as arenas across the country are suspending... Read more
Phoenix Suns To Raise Ticket Prices Amid Arena Renovations
Phoenix Suns ticket prices are on the rise as the team preps for major renovations to Talking Stick Resort Arena. The team’s long-time home will undergo a $230 million renovation that will provide a number of upgrades, including cushioned seating, concourse concession additions, new videoboards and more. Most of... Read more
NBA Season Suspended After Player Tests Positive For Coronavirus
The 2019-20 NBA season is suspended until further notice after a Utah Jazz player – reportedly center Rudy Gobert – tested positive for the coronavirus. News of the player’s condition broke Wednesday night (March 12) shortly before the scheduled tip-off of a Jazz-Thunder game in Oklahoma City, resulting in... Read more
Warriors, Mariners Adjust Games Per Health Protocols
As the coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to impact the U.S., major sports leagues are starting to adjust their operations in response to the outbreak. The Golden State Warriors will become the first NBA team to play home games in an empty arena. Due to a city-wide ban of public events... Read more