COVID-19 has had an effect on professional sports around the world that rivals that of World War II, and the seasons of all major sports in the United States ground to a halt after some players in the National Basketball Association tested positive for the virus.
First came hand sanitizers at doorways. Then the ban on journalists in locker rooms. Then games with no spectators. And then, there were no games, no practices, no gatherings of athletes at all. The seasons could be on hiatus for much longer than originally thought.