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With Covid-19 fears spreading, the NBA is following recommendations of infectious disease experts.

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NBA fans may need to go without in-depth locker room features for the time being.

ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting that the NBA is taking steps to limit transmission of the Covid-19 coronavirus spreading around the world, including excluding media members from locker rooms for the time being:

The NBA has also reportedly explored a contingency plan of playing games without fans in attendance, should the situation necessitate it.

Shortly afterward, ESPN reported that Major League Baseball will institute similar measures.