The NBA All-Star game scheduled for February 12-14 in Indianapolis has been postponed because of the COVID-19 pandemic and rescheduled for 2024, the league said on Wednesday.
"We are excited about the opportunity to bring IN the very best All-Star experience IN 2024", said Pacers owner Herb Simon. The Pacers' release indicates that "plans for a revised NBA All-Star 2021 will be announced at a later date".
So, to make it up to the city, the National Basketball Association has granted Indianapolis the 2024 All-Star Game - which will mark the first time the game has gone to the city since 1985.
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The 2021 All-Star Weekend had been scheduled to take place from February 12-14 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, home of the Indiana Pacers. Cleveland will play host in 2022 and Salt Lake City will do so in 2023.
The 2020-21 National Basketball Association regular season is scheduled to begin on December 22.
Indianapolis will now have to wait until 2024 to host the All-Star festivities, with the city's only previous hosting of the game taking place in 1985. The Toronto Raptors are relocating to Tampa, Florida, due to global travel restrictions, too. The country repeatedly set new single day records last week, and is now averaging more than 175,500 new cases a day over the past week.
"We believe that this product will never be licensed in the USA ", one group of critical USA -based analysts wrote this week. The CDC recently issued updated recommendations on who should receive the COVID-19 vaccine first if the supply is limited.
Those looking to be tested are required to pre-register at riteaid.com in order to schedule a time slot for testing. You can find a list of Rite Aid locations offering COVID-19 testing by visiting the website here .
When viruses change like this, vaccines against them have to be adapted regularly to ensure they are hitting the right target. Professor Ballux concluded, "The news on the vaccination front looks great".
The governor also said that the ruling would have no "practical impact" because the restrictions are not now in place. NY has categorized areas where coronavirus infections are increasing in severity as yellow, orange or red.
Wang reiterated China's opposition to a USA missile defence system installed in South Korea in 2017, the official said. South Korea's President Moon Jae-in met Wang separately and they discussed peace on the peninsula, Moon's office said.
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The 30-year-old has racked up 49 catches for 646 yards and a league-high 11 touchdowns through 10 games this season. Thielen recorded eight receptions, 123 yards, and two scores Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys.
They have since been reburied elsewhere and local authorities are watching over the site to ensure other animals stay away. After the animals were killed, they were buried in trenches, Danish authorities told the Associated Press .
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