NBA’s Orlando Bubble to Host 18 Teams for 2021 G League Season
We are returning to the bubble!
According to sources close to Shams Charania of The Athletic, the NBA plans to hold its 2021 G League season inside of the Orlando bubble at the Disney World Complex a little over two months after concluding its 2019-20 season in Florida.
Sources: The NBA G League is focusing on Orlando's Disney World campus as bubble site for the 2021 season.@TheAthletic news story on the 18 teams participating in season, and 11 affiliates that are not: https://t.co/j2sSVkM1Z4
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) December 29, 2020
Eighteen teams are planning to participate this season, including the Toronto Raptors affiliate, the 905. Eleven teams will skip out on the season which is set to tip of on February 8. The league is planning on holding an abbreviated 12-to-15 game regular season with the playoffs slated to begin on March 5. Players are required to arrive to their home markets on January 19 and move into the bubble in Orlando a week later.