NBA G LEAGUE STATEMENT:
NBA G League President Shareef Abdur-Rahim today announced that the remainder of the 2019-20 NBA G League season, which was suspended March 12, has been canceled. The NBA G League’s regular season was scheduled to conclude on March 28.
“While canceling the remainder of our season weighs heavily on us, we recognize that it is the most appropriate action to take for our league,” said Abdur-Rahim. “I extend my sincere gratitude to NBA G League players and coaches for giving their all to their teams and fans this season. And to our fans, I thank you and look forward to resuming play for the 2020-21 season.”
In the coming weeks, the NBA G League will announce end-of-season award winners, including the Most Valuable Player, Dennis Johnson Coach of the Year and Rookie of the Year.
DELAWARE BLUE COATS STATEMENT:
The Delaware Blue Coats are supportive of the NBA G League’s decision to cancel the remainder of the 2019-20 season. The health and well-being of our fans, players, staff members, partners and communities continue to be of the utmost importance.
“We are diligently working on plans for next season and look forward to continuing to serve this community,” Blue Coats President Larry Meli stated. “We thank our passionate fans for their support this season and we will continue to be drivers of positive change in our communities as we await the next basket at 76ers Fieldhouse.”
We will provide details on the 2020-21 NBA G League season as they become available.