The NBA is back. But players have declined to participate and the games will miss the energy of fans and entertainment. Will the NBA Finals winner be an asterisk champion?
Covid-19 and BLM protests have watered down the NBA restart. The NBA has lost its relevance. And yet, Lakers-Clippers is intriguing and worth the hype it will receive on opening night.
NBA players don’t trust NBA fans. NBA players think that once games start, fans will pretend the last two months have been some sort of bad nightmare, instead of the groundwork for police reform.