Shockwaves were sent through the basketball world on Wednesday when the NBA announced that the 2019-20 season is being suspended due to the coronavirus outbreak. In a statement, the NBA says it will “Use this hiatus to determine the next steps for moving forward in regard to the coronavirus pandemic.”
Following the NBA’s announcement, many players took to social media to express their opinions on the season being suspended.
LeBron James, Stephen Curry, Giannis Antetokounmpo and many others tweeted out their thoughts on the NBA season being postponed.
Earlier tonight, before the NBA announced the season was supsended, Jaylen Brown went on IG live to talk about coronavirus: “This is urgent. The way they stop viruses is by shutting things down.” pic.