The NBA regular season was set to end on April 15, with the playoffs due to start on April 18 heading toward the June NBA Finals.
The Los Angeles Lakers icon, who died in a helicopter crash in January, was named alongside nine honorees who will be enshrined at the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on August 29.
The NBA stages Summer League events annually in Las Vegas and so has relationships in place with hotels and arenas that could accommodate such a playoff.
The NBA stages Summer League events annually in Las Vegas and so has relationships in place with hotels and arenas that could accomodate such a playoff.
The clubs intend to continue to follow safety guidelines set by health and government officials regarding social distance and sheltering in place.
The 64-year-old Dolan, who also owns the National Hockey League's New York Rangers, is self isolating after experiencing "little to no symptoms".
The NBA halted its season on March 11 after Utah's Rudy Gobert tested positive for the coronavirus pandemic, which has shut down sports league throughout the United States.
The club did not specify whether the individual was a player or member of the organization's staff.
The injured Durant, who has yet to play for the Nets since signing for the club last year, confirmed to The Athletic website he had tested positive for the virus.
Gharafa led for 26 minutes while their opponents were ahead for only 11, but that was of no avail as the tide of the match completely turned in the final 10 minutes.
The hourly wage workers will take a big hit from the shut-down of the NBA and other sports leagues, along with cancellations of concerts.
The league said the affected player, believed to be French defensive standout Rudy Gobert, was not at the arena and was being treated by health officials in Oklahoma City.
But James fluffed his effort and then Anthony Davis missed an open three-pointer as Brooklyn held on for a win that ended the Lakers' four-game winning streak.
Murray took advantage of the injury absence of Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo to lead the scoring for Denver, who improved to 43-21 with the win.
The NBA has reportedly told teams to look into strategies on how to play without fans in the arena amid concerns over the spreading virus.