Anti-epidemic measures escalated?NBA considers restricting access to locker room personnel

Anti-epidemic measures escalated?NBA considers restricting access to locker room personnel
Following yesterday’s notification to the NBA teams to prepare for the empty game, combined with the development of the epidemic in the United States, the NBA League today issued new replacements to the teams to ensure that the new coronary pneumonia virus detection facilities are complete and adopted to restrict dressing.Room access and other measures ensure the safety of the players.According to the statistics released by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the public health departments of various states, the United States reported a total of 445 cases of positive new pneumonia tests, 19 deaths, and 7 new confirmed cases on the 7th of March.95 cases, 5 deaths.At present, the epidemic situation is distributed in 28 states in the United States, of which the state of Washington is the most serious, with a total of 104 confirmed cases and 16 deaths.There were 89 confirmed cases in New York State, but the growth rate was staggering. On the 7th day, 44 cases were added. New York State also became the fifth state to declare a state of emergency following Washington, California, California, and Maryland.According to U.S. media reports, the League Office requires teams to put all of them into work as soon as possible, and meet with infectious disease and other relevant experts to ensure that the new coronary pneumonia virus testing facilities are complete, supplement all players and staff with disinfectants, and advise everyone to work hardhandwashing.The league also hopes that the team doctors or trainers of each team can participate in the meeting on Monday evening local time to communicate the requirements and suggestions in more detail.In addition, the league’s notice on restricting the entry and exit of team locker rooms affects the connection for many media. According to certain needs, the league may make mandatory requirements, only players and team staff are allowed to enter and exit.An NBA league leader said in an interview, “We consulted infectious disease and public health experts, and discussed with other league personnel how to protect everyone in the league, especially the locker room.However, as always, we will provide appropriate media interview channels.”Sauna, Ye Wang Xu Bangyin editor Wang Chunqiu proofreading He Yan