NEW YORK — NBA Chief Communications Officer Mike Bass issued the next assertion:
“To make clear any remaining false impression, LeBron James briefly attended an out of doors occasion final week the place individuals have been required to be vaccinated or return a unfavourable take a look at consequence. Underneath these circumstances and in session with medical specialists, it was decided that his attendance didn’t create dangers associated to the unfold of COVID-19 and subsequently no quarantine was obligatory. Over the course of this season, there have been quite a few related violations of the league’s Well being and Security Protocols, which have been addressed with the gamers’ crew similarly.
Underneath present NBA guidelines, vaccinated gamers are permitted to interact in outdoors actions together with their particular person business preparations, comparable to sponsor appearances or advert shoots.”