NBA Defends Not Suspending LeBron James for Violating COVID Guidelines After Attending Occasion With Drake – E! On-line

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It appears like LeBron James will not discover himself in scorching water with the NBA in any case.
 
The professional basketball participant attended a promotional occasion alongside different stars together with Drake and Michael B. Jordan for Lobos 1797 Tequila—a model for which he’s at present an investor. Following the occasion, LeBron hit the court docket with the Lakers to face off in opposition to the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday, Could 19.
 
Of the incident, on Friday, Could 21, a league spokesman informed ESPN, “It is a violation of the agreed upon protocols, and, as we have now in different comparable cases across the league, it has been addressed with the group.”
 
Nevertheless, the NBA is now clarifying that the star participant is not going to must quarantine and he is not going to be suspended following final week’s occasions.
 
“To make clear any remaining false impression,” NBA chief communications officer Mike Bass shared in a assertion. “LeBron James briefly attended an out of doors occasion final week the place individuals have been required to be vaccinated or return a damaging check consequence.”