NBA Commissioner Adam silver in circulation to fans commented on the decision to suspend the season at least 30 days because of the threat of the spread of coronavirus infection. The first NBA player who was diagnosed with coronavirus, was Rudy Gobert (Utah jazz).
“Dear fans, as you know, we suspended the season in response to the pandemic coronavirus. We made this decision in the interests of the health of the fans, the players and everyone involved in the game. The pause will last not less than 30 days, but we intend to resume the season as soon as the situation becomes safe,” silver said USA Today.
Flash COVID-19 was recorded in China in the end of last year. According to recent reports, he died more than 4,6 thousand people. The number of infected has recovered more than 68 thousand In the world currently infected with the virus, more than 126 thousand people.