NBA and NHL Have Great News on the Covid Front

Today brought some great news for both the NBA and NHL, which are starting again July 30th and August 1st respectively, resuming their seasons in bubbles.

First came this news from the NHL, which had just two players test positive for Covid-19 out of 800 players and over 2,600 tests:

And if you can believe it, the NBA has even *better* news:

Knock on wood, but it is really looking, at this point, like these two leagues are going to pull this return off. The games cannot start soon enough.

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Ryan Glasspiegel grew up in Connecticut, graduated from University of Wisconsin-Madison, and lives in Chicago. Before OutKick, he wrote for Sports Illustrated and The Big Lead. He enjoys expensive bourbon and cheap beer.