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Reports: NBA Closing Team Training Facilities

Players are also not allowed to travel outside of North America, according to a league memo.

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The NBA is shutting down team training facilities due to the coronavirus pandemic, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic. The league is encouraging players to remain home as much as possible. Players are allowed to travel within the U.S., but are restricted from leaving North America, per Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.

ESPN’s Tim Bontemps adds that players are prohibited from working out at any kind of public fitness center, facility or gym:

Discussions about the future of the 2019-20 season continue to take place with the NBA’s board of governors.