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NBA tightens COVID-19 protocols as postponements mount

NBA Jan 13, 2021

NBA tightens COVID-19 protocols as postponements mount

The NBA and its players union updated COVID-19 health and safety protocols on Tuesday as positive tests and game postponements mounted. The Washington Wizards' home game against the Utah Jazz scheduled for Wednesday was postponed on Tuesday night, the sixth game to be scrubbed in ...

Rui Hachimura scores 17 as Wizards lose to Heat

NBA Jan 10, 2021

Rui Hachimura scores 17 as Wizards lose to Heat

Rui Hachimura matched his season high with 17 points Saturday, but he could not stop the Washington Wizards' 128-124 defeat to the Miami Heat following the last-minute withdrawal of star shooting guard Bradley Beal due to the NBA's coronavirus safety protocols. In the absence of ...

China drops 76ers broadcasts as Hong Kong row rumbles on

NBA Dec 29, 2020

China drops 76ers broadcasts as Hong Kong row rumbles on

Chinese streaming giant Tencent has stopped live broadcasts of games by the NBA's Philadelphia 76ers in apparent protest at their new president Daryl Morey, who sparked a row by voicing support for Hong Kong protesters last year. Tencent has been offering text updates only for ...