The Washington Wizards and Detroit Pistons get ready for a preseason game at Capital One Arena in Washington. The 72-game regular season starts on Tuesday, despite the pandemic still raging across the US. Photo: EPA The Washington Wizards and Detroit Pistons get ready for a preseason game at Capital One Arena in Washington. The 72-game regular season starts on Tuesday, despite the pandemic still raging across the US. Photo: EPA
The Washington Wizards and Detroit Pistons get ready for a preseason game at Capital One Arena in Washington. The 72-game regular season starts on Tuesday, despite the pandemic still raging across the US. Photo: EPA

NBA: Silver says they will not ‘jump the line’ for Covid-19 vaccine as league about to tip-off

  • The 30 teams will play in their home markets, creating myriad logistical challenges amid skyrocketing cases in many states
  • Commissioner confident of health and safety protocols put in place to mitigate risks, but bracing for ‘disruptions’

Topic |   NBA (National Basketball Association)
The Washington Wizards and Detroit Pistons get ready for a preseason game at Capital One Arena in Washington. The 72-game regular season starts on Tuesday, despite the pandemic still raging across the US. Photo: EPA The Washington Wizards and Detroit Pistons get ready for a preseason game at Capital One Arena in Washington. The 72-game regular season starts on Tuesday, despite the pandemic still raging across the US. Photo: EPA
The Washington Wizards and Detroit Pistons get ready for a preseason game at Capital One Arena in Washington. The 72-game regular season starts on Tuesday, despite the pandemic still raging across the US. Photo: EPA
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