Will the NBA reconsider a bubble-like environment for next season? | The Jump

15 Tet 2020
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Matt Barnes and Amin Elhassan join Rachel Nichols on The Jump to debate whether the NBA will re-consider a bubble-like environment for part or all of the 2021 NBA season. The crew gives their ideas of what that environment would look like.
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    Uncle BenUncle Ben7 ditë më parë
  • No more bubble please

    Michael YoungMichael Young7 ditë më parë
  • Check out the LMB NBA Podcast for NBA episodes twice a week! Leave a like and comment what you thought!

    LoadManagementBlogLoadManagementBlog7 ditë më parë
  • Amin looks like he got two shiners 👊🏼🤣

    Nate TheGreatNate TheGreat7 ditë më parë
  • I think they should. The basketball played was great!

    EbEb8 ditë më parë
  • Are they actually thinking about playing an entire season of 82 games plus the playoffs in a bubble? Seriously? The players are never going to agree to that.

    dtrix10kcdtrix10kc8 ditë më parë
  • The nba need to buy a plot of land and build a bubble like location. There is a wrestling company called AEW they used to go to towns to do their shows once covid hit they started doing shows in their own arena. NBA should do that caused I know Disney was taxing them heavy

    Sebastian Quintana ('18)Sebastian Quintana ('18)8 ditë më parë

      John Harris IVJohn Harris IV4 ditë më parë
    • Didn’t cost much money endorsements covered majority of it and Disney got well with advertisement money also didn’t cost much because it wasn’t being used anyway the nba aswell isn’t going to be able to suddenly build a huge place that fits the well being of hundreds of players for over half a year

      D RoseD Rose7 ditë më parë
  • just cancel the season

    C CC C8 ditë më parë
  • Rachel is a great commentator and sports broadcaster. Usually the smartest person in the room. Respect.

    Paul CritzPaul Critz8 ditë më parë
  • Do it. Shroten the season like 40-50 games regular games.

    Ed RubioEd Rubio9 ditë më parë
  • I need to watch lebron James and AD play live dont play with me covid 😡

    Reggie SimeusReggie Simeus9 ditë më parë
  • Please no.

    Alexander Shabazz IAlexander Shabazz I9 ditë më parë
  • No crowds = No real revenue. Look at everyone in the entertainment industry, Broadway theatres closed until May 2021 at the earliest. No movies getting funding during these uncertain times. I hope everyone had their money saved.......it will never be the same no matter what any of you wish for. Know what NEVER means?

    Edward YamadaEdward Yamada9 ditë më parë
  • They’ll be like gladiators only without the crowds. No home court advantage so why even play a regular season? And how do you think the owner will feel paying the players mega bucks while all they have is TV money? I don’t see how the economics of it will work, for ANY professional sports. And that includes the pundits, who are paid so much they are nothing but SHILLS spewing propaganda. The NBA is arrogant enough to think everyone will recognize their sham tournament as the real thing. Well, it’s not going to work. Everyone will have to take less.

    Edward YamadaEdward Yamada9 ditë më parë
  • Science also says that this continued isolation will have generational and current detrimental psychological effects.

    grant pheilgrant pheil9 ditë më parë
  • Move the entire NBA season to Australia

    joey jo jo junior shabadoojoey jo jo junior shabadoo9 ditë më parë
  • Division or conference bubbles might be necessary with surging covid numbers. Im all for setting up hubs in lower numbers states and rotating teams through them

    Lets GoLets Go9 ditë më parë
  • If next season of the NBA begins on the bubble again I hope that the players will get to see their family and friends and will be able to finish the season on their home floor with fans in it.🙏

    Jorge VelezJorge Velez9 ditë më parë
  • Bubble worked. Maybe American Govt should try some of the things NBA got right...

    Floyd BillowsFloyd Billows9 ditë më parë
  • Just play the eastern conference bubble and the western conference bubble !

    jameel lawrencejameel lawrence9 ditë më parë
  • Adam Silver for president

    wikedwunwikedwun9 ditë më parë
    • much better than your current options!

      Laz NoybLaz Noyb8 ditë më parë
  • Satan got this whole world in Fear

    Wavy DaeWavy Dae9 ditë më parë
    • MANNNNNN!!!!!!!

      salohcin leansalohcin lean6 ditë më parë
  • Keep politics out of sports. Let sports be entertaining and slowly fans will come back. Otherwise NBA is going to continue on its decline.

    David ChraplaDavid Chrapla9 ditë më parë
  • I would not go months without seeing my family

    andres zunigaandres zuniga9 ditë më parë
  • Go woke go broke

    Tobyn CumminsTobyn Cummins10 ditë më parë
    • i'd rather be broke than drown in my own lungs.

      Laz NoybLaz Noyb8 ditë më parë
  • Nah, just keep arena capacity to 20% and require temp checks and masks.

  • They might have to its not a matter of if they should consider it

    DMCdaJUICEDMCdaJUICE10 ditë më parë
  • 2020 NBA with more reliable pandemic precautions than the gagged CDC. Wild times.

    Katherine LucasKatherine Lucas10 ditë më parë
  • You can't do a bubble for the whole season.

    Richard DRichard D10 ditë më parë
  • The league can not afford to bubble ! Going Woke is killing them like ESPN !

    Dorothy ReynoldsDorothy Reynolds10 ditë më parë
    • so now it's "woke" to wanna live and be healthy?

      Laz NoybLaz Noyb8 ditë më parë
  • Glad that Summer league final is finally over, let's get a real season and finals with fans please

    Pat CarnePat Carne10 ditë më parë

    mrbatmanmrbatman10 ditë më parë
    • How about all the idiots without mask START using them.

      Alex GarciaAlex Garcia10 ditë më parë
  • This was all planned the nba lost lots of money China is that upset that they know sports is huge in the US so they targeted it

    Slime PesoSlime Peso10 ditë më parë
  • Mise well. It’s gonna be hard to trust letting fans back in the arena. If not the bubble than still need to continue the virtual fans at least for a whole other season than see how everything play out 🤷🏿‍♂️

    James LewisJames Lewis10 ditë më parë
  • Make the court like an NHL rink

    j dj d10 ditë më parë
  • i say the NBA will be very dire situation $ wise..only 7 million watched the last game..losing important part of their money ...

    iamrichrockeriamrichrocker11 ditë më parë
  • its a smart idea honestly

    James FralickJames Fralick11 ditë më parë
  • Risk

    DG FRESCODG FRESCO11 ditë më parë
  • 234th comment dubs need that nba title been long drought.

    javier book shadows contributor dujavier book shadows contributor du11 ditë më parë
  • ;-)

    big boibig boi11 ditë më parë
  • If there isn’t another bubble Raps will have to find a new home as Canada has strict travel restrictions on U.S. citizens coming into their country as the pandemic is worse in America than Canada.

    Supa GSupa G11 ditë më parë
  • Players won't stay in a bubble for a season

    Zig FieldZig Field11 ditë më parë
  • Nooooo

    Celtics in 7Celtics in 711 ditë më parë
  • Better call it an "IRREGULAR SEASON". 🤣

    Jet GarciaJet Garcia11 ditë më parë
  • I hope they stay in the bubble and keep the American people out of it. What we learned is no one really cares about nba by the record low viewership. With everyone stuck at home with nothing to do watching lakers was not on many people’s television and I live in Los Angeles

    lawrence bernylawrence berny11 ditë më parë
    • So lakers the only team?

      Slime PesoSlime Peso10 ditë më parë
  • If Adam doesn't trust that Clippers players and other NBA players won't be making trips to Magic City and other Strip clubs throughout cities where NBA teams are are located. Then the Bubble may be the safest way to go in this Pandemic.

    Jerry SmithJerry Smith11 ditë më parë
  • 3:49 pitcher for the cardinals has a weak heart caused by the virus eduardo something.

    Erwin Estrada-jrErwin Estrada-jr11 ditë më parë
  • I know for a FACT Matt B. is High AF 😂🤣

    Sleek SSleek S11 ditë më parë
    • just because he is - and claims to be - ALWAYS high? :-)

      Laz NoybLaz Noyb8 ditë më parë
  • Nah, let the fans back!

    NoHypebeast.ZayNoHypebeast.Zay11 ditë më parë
    • no way dumb dumb head. I am personally skipping ALL sporting 'til June 2021.

      John Harris IVJohn Harris IV4 ditë më parë
    • @D Rose nah son, lakers in 5

      NoHypebeast.ZayNoHypebeast.Zay6 ditë më parë
    • No kid season will just get canceled

      D RoseD Rose7 ditë më parë
  • Covid will stay in the USA for the whole of 2021

    Robert PhillipsRobert Phillips11 ditë më parë
  • *bruh if they getting corona regardless what’s the point isn’t it like a 90 something percent survival rate? let’s just go back to normal*

    for kobefor kobe11 ditë më parë
    • The survival rate is dropping the more people get infected.

      PowerPackers90PowerPackers9011 ditë më parë
  • If they are going to experiment with the bubble next season anywsy, they should test equal games playing West and East teams. After all theyre all in a bubble. Then we get the top 16 teams regardless of conferrence. Suns won 8 straight, solid young core and they cant even make the playoffs. If they were in the East, they would be a middle tier team.

    PaulPaul11 ditë më parë
  • They should have limited fans. Like ever 8 chairs a fan can sit in chair or whatever but we need fans next season.

    richy rrichy r11 ditë më parë
  • Heck no the fans want to be back!

    TheOneAndOnlyGilbertTheOneAndOnlyGilbert11 ditë më parë
    • And it’s not going to happen kid they might play games in empty arenas but no fans

      D RoseD Rose7 ditë më parë
  • Should continue this setup for the leading to rookie draft...those rookie going for all rookie training camp for teams to see/scout them...

    Choco ThunderChoco Thunder11 ditë më parë
  • You can still fill the stadium at 50% capacity only sell tickets in groups of 5. And have certain precautions in place and don't serve food.

    G dG d11 ditë më parë
    • and no restrooms. 50% capacity is not nearly gonna get the separation needed for relative safety.

      Laz NoybLaz Noyb8 ditë më parë
  • Just wait until the election is over then covid will disappear.

    G dG d11 ditë më parë
    • @Obsidian_Pill on bitchuteDOTcom w8 til 1 of ur family or frnds died of covid then ull regret saying that and cry alot. Hope not. God bless

      ArhL CraXArhL CraX5 ditë më parë
    • @Laz Noyb nothing blissful about knowing how much of a hoax this plannedemic is

      Obsidian_Pill on bitchuteDOTcomObsidian_Pill on bitchuteDOTcom7 ditë më parë
    • if ignorance is bliss, you are downright ecstatic!

      Laz NoybLaz Noyb8 ditë më parë
    • It’s all a government conspiracy for you guys huh

      Luis NavarroLuis Navarro9 ditë më parë
    • word

      Obsidian_Pill on bitchuteDOTcomObsidian_Pill on bitchuteDOTcom9 ditë më parë
  • Just open up everything, you cant hide from Corona forever. Let the vulnerable isolate themselves instead and others take precaution knowing anything can happen

    ..11 ditë më parë
    • You can until it’s a vaccine or some sort of reasonable treatment

      Joshua KennedyJoshua Kennedy11 ditë më parë
  • If you've been paying attention to the scientists and true experts in the field of immunology (not payed by governments of WHO), this social isolation is (increasingly) more dangerous than living a "normal" life both for psychological reasons but also considered that this virus for one - has the same mortality rate as a seasonal flu - Yes fact - and that the PCR-test has become totally unreliable (was right from the start according to it's own founder) partially because the virus has mutated a lot and because 88-94 percent of all positive are false positive. Better late than never, but it's time to open up society and use the "swedish" tactic, which now is working due to herd immunity. There is near zero chance of a succesful and safe vaccine in the near future anyway, so we definately can't rely on that. Protection of the most vulnable can still happen, while society gets back to normal.

    Mark HimselfMark Himself11 ditë më parë
    • @Laz Noyb Sweden is doing just fine. Don't believe in fake news.

      Mark HimselfMark Himself7 ditë më parë
    • "88-94 percent of all positive are false positive" lol! and you might want to check up on sweden again. denial flows.

      Laz NoybLaz Noyb8 ditë më parë
  • The players aren't going for it watch! 3 months was fine but 8 months! That won't happen.

    Big JBig J11 ditë më parë
  • Boy in a Bubble

    bluesanyu Filmsbluesanyu Films11 ditë më parë
  • Why you always judje me cause I believe in science. Rachel said science like 10 times lol

    cuatro cincocuatro cinco11 ditë më parë
  • When does the season start?

    Broncos CountryBroncos Country11 ditë më parë
    • We don't know yet

      AJ singhAJ singh9 ditë më parë
  • Covid season is over . . .

    ThorThor11 ditë më parë
  • Love from my heart

    ebony Longfoxebony Longfox11 ditë më parë
  • Wow act like they gone for deployment .. God Bless Our Troops 🇺🇸

    Tyler EstopinalTyler Estopinal11 ditë më parë
  • They should let fans come but I have glass in front of them like hockey

    CruzbiesCruzbies11 ditë më parë
    • Yeah just let the fans infect each other as long as the players are all right

      fightnight14fightnight149 ditë më parë
    • Good idea

      King ReloKing Relo9 ditë më parë
  • These guys have more of a risk of catching AIDS banging whores after games than having anything bad happen with COVID.

    Mop BucketMop Bucket11 ditë më parë
  • It needs to be a multi bubble system where every month or so teams travel to a new bubble fulfilling the entire schedule

    layupzzlayupzz11 ditë më parë
  • Bubble for each Conference and or expand the Division games to like 30 or something.

    Scruff D0gScruff D0g11 ditë më parë
  • They should do the bubble(s). It's an obvious choice. I don't even know what the debate is.

    K KK K11 ditë më parë
    • @Laz Noyb Yeah. I'm aware. I just don't like to press it because we still don't know enough about it and I don't want to get into a ALworld debate with someone who doesn't read the research. As you suggest, NBA teams would be smart to take care about thier teams. They invest so much money and time building competitive teams. Lose one star and that's your title shot. Imagine if Giannis or KD got it and they had long term issues. Good luck making the playoffs.

      K KK K7 ditë më parë
    • @K K some long term (maybe medium term) impacts are already known. the "long haulers".

      Laz NoybLaz Noyb8 ditë më parë
    • @Celtics in 7 They don't need to do 82 games and they can break things up. COVID is going to be here for years. And the long term impact on the human body is still unknown. When you spend millions building a team, putting everyone at risk of not playing in a week or for the rest of their career is a gamble for a billion dollar operation.

      K KK K11 ditë më parë
    • 82 games????

      Celtics in 7Celtics in 711 ditë më parë
  • NBA bubble 😴

    Real oneReal one11 ditë më parë
  • The bigger question is will player's even be paid 5-10% of their salaries if there's a bubble ? Would they play for 5% of salaries ? Since fans in the arena account for 90% of the revenues and tv contracts account for 5-10% but the tv ratings are also down so .. facts

    a google usera google user11 ditë më parë
  • James Harden to the Lakers confirmed

    G Vell TVG Vell TV11 ditë më parë
  • let me guess, Kyrie will be injured next season

    jimmicrackhead12jimmicrackhead1212 ditë më parë
  • They absolutely should

    TheBrotasticBroTheBrotasticBro12 ditë më parë
    • How with 82 games its not gonna happen

      Celtics in 7Celtics in 711 ditë më parë
  • I don't get it why can't they just allow fan's to come back to the arena but make a rule where if you purchase season ticket just make sure you bring a mask otherwise security won't let you enter.

    Max KetchumMax Ketchum12 ditë më parë
    • @Marcus Garvey yeah China up to sumn

      Slime PesoSlime Peso10 ditë më parë
    • Theres an agenda behind it, of course otherwise shops wouldn't be open

      Marcus GarveyMarcus Garvey10 ditë më parë
  • I really enjoyed watching on tv. Games seems much shorter. More enjoyable.

    Knock OutKnock Out12 ditë më parë
  • Rachel lost that tan really fast!!!!!!!

    Bryan PrimeBryan Prime12 ditë më parë
  • It’ll be hard to convince them to leave their families 6 months. It’s different when it’s just two

    Colbert MassieColbert Massie12 ditë më parë
  • Can try doing it without bubbles but with empty stadiums and with everyone taking proper precautions like how football (soccer for you guys) leagues in Europe are doing it. They had positive tests but those were more to do with international travel and international play (players travelling to play for their countries thus technically breaking the secure bubbles each club had and mixing with players from other bubbles) than to do with the clubs. The NBA does not have that issue so I can see it working better there.

    Seshadhri SSeshadhri S12 ditë më parë
  • Please don't,the game is enough of a joke already. Just cancel next season 🙄

    Steve CoxSteve Cox12 ditë më parë
  • We need FANS!

    JosephJoseph12 ditë më parë
    • No we don’t kid

      D RoseD Rose7 ditë më parë
    • Be a fan at home

      Slime PesoSlime Peso10 ditë më parë
  • Please god no, the bubble made me wanna cringe...

    Logan MetcalfLogan Metcalf12 ditë më parë
    • Jahkada Monette and we’re never gonna be able deal with it so why not just go back to normal

      Celtics in 7Celtics in 711 ditë më parë
  • 5 pre season games, 29 regular season games followed by 8-10 seeding games + playoffs with a best of 5 series. First beak after 20 RS games (players get 1 week off with leaving the bubble), second break after the seeding games (5-7 days off within the bubble with family and friends). Maybe the NBA can figure out a way for a few fans to stay in the bubble as well

    GozillaGozilla12 ditë më parë
    • What a brilliant idea, u might be onto sum thing there. I mean, ppl. wanna have title celebrations in June with fans and having OLYMPIC NBA rather than scrapping everything for 2 years.

      John Harris IVJohn Harris IV4 ditë më parë
    • a creative idea. though why seeding games? why not just regular season and playoffs?

      Laz NoybLaz Noyb8 ditë më parë
  • Will the NBA cowards consider showing up on the court with their SJW theme in front of fans?

    Claude NineClaude Nine12 ditë më parë
  • They should move the bubble to Calgary

    D SD S12 ditë më parë
  • 6 billion ppl only 2 million died total on this globe this virus is a joke y’all have to live ur life lol

    Jay LebronJay Lebron12 ditë më parë
  • Matt Barnes looking like Rocky 1 on nicotine

    Rellie LorenzoRellie Lorenzo12 ditë më parë
  • They would need a bubble United States need atleast 60% of the population to take the vaccine for anything to come back to normal.

    Travis DTravis D12 ditë më parë
    • @Mop Bucket not at all how it works kid if people learned to have dealt with it then it would have been different

      D RoseD Rose7 ditë më parë
    • Vaccine will do nothing. COVID is going to be another flu-type disease...just learn to deal with it

      Mop BucketMop Bucket11 ditë më parë
  • They should consider taking notes from FIBA and the World Cup. Have different pools of teams play x amount of games, then rearrange the teams and do it again. Do that a few times finish the season and but that time there should be more answers and I trust they’ll have developed an effective and efficient way to conduct the playoffs. Ppl want to be in arenas, but until that’s feasible fans just want to see live basketball games.

    09lowkey09lowkey12 ditë më parë
  • Regional bubbles is realistic

    KLUVKLUV12 ditë më parë
  • Allow 5000 fans to attend games but no where near players so they aren’t at risk of catching it and have fans be tested before entering arena

    IsaacIsaac12 ditë më parë
  • Put on a suit Matt

    David RamosDavid Ramos12 ditë më parë
  • Have playoffs in a bubble and have the 82 games in arenas is the only way I see players agreeing

    CookazorCookazor12 ditë më parë
  • Return to normal with audiences + social distancing and hand hygiene.

    X KobeX Kobe12 ditë më parë
  • No way it’ll happen again. It depends how you use it. How are you gonna use it for 82 games and playoffs

    CookazorCookazor12 ditë më parë
  • the players arent gonna let it happen

    Lispy CrammyLispy Crammy12 ditë më parë
  • So many bubbles, what is this, SPONGEBOB 😐

    Kawhi LeonardKawhi Leonard12 ditë më parë
    • @ironpenguin42 😐👍

      Kawhi LeonardKawhi Leonard10 ditë më parë
    • @Russell Westbrook yelling at women and children sup 😐✋

      Kawhi LeonardKawhi Leonard10 ditë më parë
    • Sup Kawhi

      Russell Westbrook yelling at women and childrenRussell Westbrook yelling at women and children10 ditë më parë
    • Hey kawhi

      ironpenguin42ironpenguin4212 ditë më parë
  • Nba should do a 40 game season with a break after 20 games and have 2 bubbles with 15 teams each then switch up the teams in the bubbles after the break

    Tony OrellanaTony Orellana12 ditë më parë
    • @Cookazor I agree and I think it should be around 60 games

      AJ singhAJ singh9 ditë më parë
    • 40 games isn’t enough to have clear seedings

      CookazorCookazor12 ditë më parë