The problems of racism and police brutality going on in the country are causing some NBA players to question whether they want to play or not. Some players such as Dwight Howard and Kylie Irving would not want to play and concentrate on social justice initiatives. Other players believe that you can play and work on social justice initiatives. There are no easy answers to these issues and with the upswing of COVID-19 in several states like Florida. Orlando is the home of the NBA bubble and the upswing of the virus could put those plans in jeopardy.
The NHL and MLB are dealing with players testing positive with COVID-19 and those plans of restarting their seasons are in jeopardy as well. PGA Tour is dealing with this issue as well. Nick Watney tested positive at the RBC Heritage Classic this afternoon. Several college football players have also tested positive and that could put that season in jeopardy as well. The NFL may have to go into a bubble according to Dr. Anthony Fauci, who is a part of the White House Coronavirus task force. The NFL season could be delayed or canceled altogether.