The NBA Won’t Schedule Any Election Day Games This Year

The National Basketball Association (NBA) will not schedule any games on Election Day this season, in hopes that the move will encourage staff and fans to vote in this year’s midterm races. “The scheduling decision came out of the NBA family’s focus on promoting nonpartisan civic engagement and encouraging fans to make a plan to vote during midterm elections,” the league said in an official statement, one day prior to the release date for the entire NBA schedule. In addition to not scheduling games for Tuesday, November 8 — the day on which all 435 seats in the House of…

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