SANTA CRUZ, CA – The 2020-21 NBA G League season will take place at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort near Orlando, Florida, the league announced today. The Santa Cruz Warriors, the NBA G League affiliate of the Golden State Warriors, will participate in the single-site. To view the NBA G League official press release, click HERE.
Eighteen teams, including 17 NBA G League teams and the G League Ignite, will play in the single-site, with the top eight teams advancing to a single-elimination playoff. Players, coaches, team and league staff living on the NBA G League’s campus will be guided by comprehensive leaguewide health and safety protocols, which are based on the core principles of social distancing, mask wearing, hand hygiene and COVID-19 testing. The complete game and broadcast schedule will be announced at a later date.
“Our main priority has always been the health and safety of our players, staff members and community, and the G League’s decision to minimize COVID-19 related health risks by centralizing in one location is a decision we support,” said Santa Cruz Warriors President Chris Murphy. “We are excited to virtually cheer on our team for the 2020-21 season and look forward to seeing our team and players continue to develop their skills.”
For more information on the Santa Cruz Warriors, please visit santacruzbasketball.com or call (831) 713-4400.