Tag: National Basketball Association


NBA bats for All-Star despite COVID concern

NBA All-Star 2021 in Atlanta

The National Basketball Association (NBA) aims to go ahead with staging the 2021 edition of the All-Star basketball exhibition game at Atlanta’s State Farm Arena (US) on March 7th notwithstanding concerns of State officials regarding potential spread of COVID-19 which still has the United States... » Read more


Most NBA teams to start new season sans fans

NBA new season 2020-2021 with or without fans

The National Basketball Association (NBA) and the National Basketball Players’ Association (NBPA) announced on November 9th that they have reached an agreement on rules for the 2020-21 seasons, which will start on December 22nd. On November 10th, the NBA’s Board of Governors approved the... » Read more


NBA All-Star in Indianapolis pushed to 2024

NBA All-Star 2021 postponed to 2024

The National Basketball Association (NBA) All-Star scheduled for February 12th-14th, 2021, in Indianapolis (US) has been postponed to February 16th-18th, 2024. An announcement in this regard was announced by the NBA and the Indiana Pacers recently. The Indiana Pacers are an American professional... » Read more


NBA caught in COVID conundrum

NBA wants to start new season in January 2021

The National Basketball Association (NBA) Commissioner, Adam Silver, told before mediapersons that his “best guess” is that a start of the 2020-21 seasons will now not arrive until at least January 2021. The National Basketball Association (NBA) is an American men’s professional basketball... » Read more


NBA ponders pushing season to December

NBA update May 2020

The National Basketball Association (NBA) is contemplating pushing back the start of the 2020-21 season to December in order to buy more time to complete the 2019-20 campaign this year. The National Basketball Association is a men’s professional basketball league in North America, comprising 30... » Read more


Does resuming sports seasons hold water?

Sports Season and League postponed or canceled

The London-based data-driven digital agency Two Circles has suggested in a new analysis that following the outbreak of COVID-19, the global sporting calendar for 2020 will, in all likelihood, lose almost half of its originally-scheduled events as a whole lot of them has either been canceled or... » Read more


NBA-Microsoft pact to perk up fans

NBA and Microsoft

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has entered into a multi-year partnership with US technology giant Microsoft. The league says the pact will “redefine” the fan experience, both in-arena and at home. The technology giant will provide the basketball league with Azure cloud services and... » Read more


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