Make it three Miami Heat players who have now tested positive for coronavirus, with the latest two players to test positive not expected to travel with the team when the rest of the roster leaves Wednesday for the NBA's quarantine setting at Disney...
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by: DAN LOUMENA Los Angeles Times — Sun Herald 6h
The Clippers will tip off the schedule of NBA's scrimmages against Orlando on July 22 at 3 p.m. EDT in Orlando, Fla., while the Lakers will take on Dallas at 7 p.m. EDT on July 23 in their opener in preparation for the resumption of the season.
by: BRETT MARTEL AP Sports Writer — Sun Herald 10h
The resumption of the NBA season during the coronavirus pandemic is making mental health a priority.
New Orleans Pelicans
... Dill AP NEW ORLEANS Jrue Holiday expects basketball to be the easy part. The Pelicans guard will be living in the NBA’s “bubble” when 22 teams gather near Orlando ...
David Murphy: The NBA might be attempting the impossible in return, but everyone should be rooting for it to succeed
by: DAVID MURPHY The Philadelphia Inquirer — Sun Herald 16h
It will be a minor miracle if, come October, the NBA ends up crowning a champion whom history will regard with enough legitimacy to grant it a place among its all-time greats. Look at the caseloads, at the curves, at the probabilities of infection...
by: SARAH K. SPENCER The Atlanta Journal-Constitution — Sun Herald 16h
Because of the coronavirus, this Hawks offseason will look drastically different than it has in past years.
by: TIM REYNOLDS AP Basketball Writer — Sun Herald 19h
Utah center Rudy Gobert is standing tall, even after having coronavirus and dealing with an enormous amount of scorn after being diagnosed.
by: BRODERICK TURNER AND DAN WOIKE Los Angeles Times — Sun Herald 21h
LOS ANGELES – With the NBA another day closer to its July 30 reopening, a piece of its plan to battle racial injustice fell into place.
by: KRISTIAN WINFIELD New York Daily News — Sun Herald 23h
When the Nets take the floor for their first of eight games in the NBA's 22-team restart in Orlando, the ball is going to be in Caris LeVert's hands. There's no doubt about it.
by: BRODERICK TURNER Los Angeles Times — Sun Herald 23h
Lakers assistant coach Lionel Hollins was "deemed a higher-risk individual due to underlying medical conditions" and will not join the rest of the staff in Orlando, Fla., for the restart of the NBA season, a team official said Friday.
by: TIM REYNOLDS AP Basketball Writer — Sun Herald 3 Jul
Plenty of aches and pains around the NBA have healed in the almost-four-month span since the league had to suspend its season because of the pandemic.
by: IRA WINDERMAN Sun Sentinel — Sun Herald 3 Jul
A second Miami Heat player has tested positive for coronavirus, leading the team to cease workouts at its practice facility at AmericanAirlines Arena, the Sun Sentinel has confirmed.
by: STEVE MEGARGEE AP Sports Writer — Sun Herald 3 Jul
The Milwaukee Bucks and Los Angeles Lakers have all but guaranteed themselves the top two playoff seeds and face a balancing act when the NBA returns to action.
Mike Sielski: Put Sixers in NBA’s COVID-19 bubble, and Shake Milton becomes an intriguing and important player
by: MIKE SIELSKI The Philadelphia Inquirer — Sun Herald 3 Jul
People forget this, if they even knew it at all, but the 76ers committed to Shake Milton before they committed to Ben Simmons. That's a loaded statement, of course, but technically, it's the truth. A year ago Thursday, the Sixers confirmed that they...
by: ANDREW GREIF Los Angeles Times — Sun Herald 3 Jul
The Clippers closed their Playa Vista practice facility Thursday as a precaution after someone who is expected to travel with the team to the NBA season restart near Orlando, Fla., tested positive for the coronavirus, two people with knowledge of...
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