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Not sure if many are paying attention to winter sports yet, but are we going to have them?

I’m not trying to be pessimistic but the winter sports practices generally start in about a month and a half. Most fall sports have been canceled or postponed and there is push back right now against that.

So, do we expect that the powers that be will also cancel or postpone winter sports like basketball?

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