PHOENIX, ARIZONA - FEBRUARY 28: Christian Wood #35 of the Detroit Pistons reacts to a three point shot against the Phoenix Suns during the second half of the NBA game at Talking Stick Resort Arena on February 28, 2020 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Pistons defeated the Suns 113-111. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2020 NBAE. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
The NBA season has officially been suspended over the coronavirus pandemic.
Utah Jazz player, Rudy Gobert, tested positive for the coronavirus causing the NBA to place 5 teams on self-quarantine including the Detroit Pistons. The Cleveland Cavaliers, New York Knicks, Boston Celtics and Toronto Raptors also had contact with the Jazz within the past 10 days. Teams have been told to isolate themselves per ESPN’s Brian Windhorst. The NBA is expected to hold a call with its board of governors at 12:30 p.m. ET on Thursday (3/12).