Similar to most major sports leagues in the United States, the NBA had a brutal financial year.
is reported to hit $ 1.5 billion on sales projections. Not surprising, as all we̵7;ve seen in real time the coronavirus pandemic shut down the tournament for months and prevented a fan from entering an arena after mid-March, but that won’t do. to NBA commissioner Adam Silver lost his job. easier. “data-Reatid =” 17 “> How bad is it? Tournament reported to hit $ 1.5 billion according to revenue predictions. Not surprising, since we’ve all seen the coronavirus pandemic closed the tournament for months and prevented a single fan from entering an arena after mid-March, but that won’t make the job of NBA commissioner Adam Silver any easier.
And there could seem to be even more pain.
Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN. The tournament is said to also face $ 4 billion in damages if fans are not allowed to return to the arena, which seems viable given some teams’ local law prohibiting public gatherings and counting. Indoor substance of the basketball arena. “Data-reacttid =” 23 “> If the start of the 2020-21 season is pushed back until January, the NBA fears it will lose revenue between 500 million and $ 1 billion next season, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. arena, this seems feasible given the local laws of certain teams prohibiting public gatherings and the indoor nature of the basketball arena.
Obviously, that’s bad. That loss will be felt by both the federation and the players through the CBA sharing their revenues and both sides are currently preparing details that could be arguably less than two months away.
According to ESPN, the federation and federation have pushed back the deadline until next Friday to allow the NBA to formally end the CBA due to the pandemic. That gave them about a week to choose the least painful option before them.
When will the NBA season begin?
For a while, it seemed many people expected that the next NBA season would be off to a good start after New Year’s Day. The NBA 2020 final is over in mid-October, and it seems unthinkable that the federation will require several teams to return to the field after just two months of rest.
discuss a date that begins around Martin Luther King Day, but tournaments Early start promoting December 22 is the day. What has changed? Well, maybe they have finally figured out how much it would cost them to push the season into January. “Data-reacttid =” 39 “> A report said the NBA was discussing a start date around Martin Luther King Day, but the tournament was soon starting to push on December 22 as the date. Well, maybe they finally figured out how much it would cost them to push the season to January.
The league office informed the Board of Directors last week that they plan to schedule a 72-match season starting in December (with training camps starting around December 1) and ending. before the Summer Olympics in late July. A play-in tournament for the seeds is finally reported on the board.
Los angeles lakers and Miami Heat The player only has 51 days off between the last match until the start of the camp. “data-reacttid =” 41 “> Per Wojnarowski, NBPA is opposed to that plan and has been opposed to a mid-January launch proposal. The December plan due to a huge shift between the Finals and the training camp, the NBA’s plan will give the Los Angeles Lakers and the Miami Heat players a 51-day break from the final game to the start of the guild. camp.
Danny Green have did not expect to see LeBron James on the first month of the season with the start of December: “data-reacttid =” 42 “> Lakers guard Danny Green has said that he doesn’t expect to see LeBron James in the first month of the season with his December opening:
“If we start in December, I think most people [are like]”I won’t be there,” Green said. “If I had to guess, because we have a lot of veterinarians on our team, it’s not like we have a lot of young boys or rookies … for such a quick reboot, I won’t expect to see [LeBron] over there. I wouldn’t expect to see him in the first month of the season. He might be training with us, maybe playing some games, but I just didn’t expect the boys to want to be there or be ready to show up.
as we have seen this year. The NBA is trying to get back to its normal schedule after four months of inactivity, but getting there will be a shorter break and / or fewer matches during the season. “Data-reacttid =” 45 “> On the other hand, the NBA is concerned that extending the season through the Olympics and stretching it again over the summer will cause another dire year for the league ratings, like we’ve seen this year. The NBA is trying to get back to its normal schedule after four months of inactivity, but there will be shorter vacations and / or fewer games during the season.
The nuclear option is the cessation of the aforementioned CBA, which will almost ensure no basketball is played for a while.