NBA ‘Bubble’ To Cost $150 Million

Jonathan Grant | July 2nd, 2020

In order to continue play once again, and to do so safely, the NBA will be spending quite a large chunk of cash to set up the Orlando ‘bubble’ environment at Disney. The cost, according to sources, is said to be around $150 million to the league overall.

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While this sounds like a lot of money (because it is), it is also believed that this resumption is going to help the league regather its footing and to ‘stop the bleeding.’ The league’s owners usually bring in around $1 billion per year, so while this will hurt them and may make some lose money, the fact that they receive the television dollars at all will help pad them all a bit. So, hopefully the bump in the road won’t be so harsh that it throws the car off of it, basically.

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