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NBA Christmas slate may be upended by COVID-19, but league not pausing for virus

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New York Daily News

NEW YORK — Dear Knicks fans and Madison Square Garden staffers, omicron and the NBA’s TV contract may screw up your Christmas. The league sent out a memo Tuesday informing teams scheduled for the five Christmas games to prepare for a possible time change. The fear is the virus outbreak will force a postponement, and the memo stated the league’s priority is to fill the ABC time slots at 2:30 p.m., 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. The Knicks host the Hawks in the first Christmas game at noon, leaving their matchup as a candidate to get pushed back if a later game is postponed. Another option would be to move t…

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