The WNBA will delay the start of training camps and regular-season due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the league announced Friday.
The regular-season was to start on May 15. The WNBA draft will be held as scheduled on April 17. The Atlanta Dream hold the No. 4 overall pick.
“We continue to send our thoughts and prayers to our players, fans, and all of those in the community impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and are grateful to those selfless health care workers and first responders who work tirelessly on the front lines,” WNBA commissioner Cathy Engelbert said in a statement.
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