The NBA has confirmed this Saturday what was an open secret. The best league in the world is negotiating with Disney to finish the 2019-20 academic year, at the end of July, at the facilities of the popular entertainment company in Florida.
«The NBA, in conjunction with the National Association of Basketball Players, is analyzing in conversations with the Walt Disney Company to start the 2019-20 season again at the end of July in the Disney's 'ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex' in Florida as a one-stop venue for games, practice and rallies, ”explained NBA Director of Communications Mike Bass.
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“Our priority remains the health and safety of all participants, and we are working with public health experts and members of the Government on a series of master lines to ensure that an adequate medical and protective protocol is followed, "he added.