It's Official: The NBA'S Coming Back
The 2019-20 NBA season, which has been suspended since March 12th due to the Covid-19 crisis is officially back.
On the 4th of June, the NBA’s board of governors approved a format to restart the season with a total of 22 teams and a tentative start date of 31st July. However the board’s approval is the first among many formalities that are required to restart the season.
Currently NBA is working to finalize a comprehensive season restart plan with the National Basketball Players Association.
It's unlikely that fans will be allowed inside the stadium anytime in the near future but the return of competitive sport is another step towards restoring normalcy and restarting the sports industry which has been one of the worst affected due to this crisis.
To clear the air of uncertainty surrounding the return of Basketball, the NBA has put up a list of some frequently asked questions on it's official website.
Who else can't wait to wake up at 5 AM again?