NBA ready to resume after months out of action

NBA ready to resume after months out of action
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  • calendar-gray 05 June 2020

NBA owners have approved a plan to restart the basketball season season at Florida's Disney World Resort on 31 July, APA reports citing BBC.

Under the plan, Disney's ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex, which has multiple hotels and arenas, will provide a single site for games, training and accommodation.

The NBA was the first US competition to suspend its season due to the pandemic in March.

The end of season playoffs are now due to take place in August, with the NBA Finals set to be completed by 12 October.

The league has also pencilled in a provisional start date of 1 December for the 2020-21 season. It normally begins in mid-October.

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