Similar to every major sports league in the United States, the NBA is financially cruel.
According to reports, revenue forecast is 1
And obviously there will be more pain.
Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN. According to reports, if fans are not allowed to return to the stadium, the league will also face a loss of 4 billion US dollars, which seems to be possible, this is due to the local law of certain teams prohibiting public gatherings and the indoor nature of basketball courts. “Data-reactid=”23″> According to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN, the start of the 2020-21 season is postponed to January. The NBA is worried about the next season’s revenue loss of 500 million to 1 billion US dollars. According to reports, if fans are not allowed Re-entering the league, the league will also face a loss of 4 billion US dollars. Arena, this seems to be possible, this is due to the local law that some teams prohibit local gatherings and the indoor nature of basketball courts.
Obviously, this is bad. Both the league and players will feel this loss through their revenue sharing CBA, and both sides are currently eliminating details that may be less than two months old.
According to ESPN, the league and union will postpone the deadline until next Friday, which will cause the NBA to officially terminate the CBA due to the pandemic. This gives them about a week to choose the most painful option.
When does the NBA season start?
For some time, it has been widely expected that the next NBA season will begin after New Year’s Day. The 2020 NBA Finals ends in mid-October. This seems unimaginable. The league will require some teams to return to the court after a two-month break.
Discuss the start date of Martin Luther King Jr. DayBut the alliance Soon began to strive to set December 22 as a date. What has changed? Well, maybe they finally figured out how much it would cost to postpone the season to January. “Data-reactid=”39″>A report indicated that the NBA is discussing the kick-off date for Martin Luther King Jr. Day, but the league soon began to fight for December. ………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………….
According to reports, the league office informed the council last week that it intends to arrange a 72-game season, which will start in December (training camp starts approximately on December 1st) and end before the Summer Olympics at the end of July. According to reports, the final playoff seed will also participate in the game.
Los Angeles Lakers with Miami Heat Players have only 51 days of rest between the last game and the start of training. “Data-reactid =” 41″> Per Wojnarowski said that the NBPA opposed the plan and made a proposal to start in mid-January. NBPA executive director Michele Roberts reportedly said that due to the extreme transition between the finals and the training camp, he was The December plan expresses suspicion that the NBA’s plan will give the Los Angeles Lakers and Miami Heat players only 51 days of rest between the last game and the start of training camp.
Danny Green have Already said don’t expect to see LeBron James In the first month of the season (from December):: data-reactid = “42”> Lakers guard Danny Green (Danny Green) has already said not to expect to see LeBron James in the first month of the season starting in December:
“If we start in December, I think most people [are like]Green said: “I won’t be there.” “If I have to guess, because we have a lot of veterinarians in our team, it’s not like we have a lot of young people or rookies… I don’t want to start again so quickly. see [LeBron] There. I don’t want to see him in the first month of the season. He may work with us and may do some games, but I just don’t want others to be there or show up.
As we have seen this year. After four months of inaction, the NBA tried to return to its usual schedule, but by that vacation, the offseason will be shortened and/or the number of games in the season will be reduced. “On the other hand, data-reactid =” 45″> The NBA is worried about extending the season to the summer after the Olympics. As we have seen this year, this will once again bring a cruel year to the league. NBA Trying to return to the usual schedule after four months of inaction, with a shorter offseason, and/or fewer games this season.
The nuclear option is the termination of the aforementioned CBA, which almost guarantees that you will not play basketball for a period of time.