The NBA isn't making the vaccine mandatory for players, but the city has a mandate that unvaccinated people are not allowed inside arenas.
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NYC Vaccine Mandate Could Impact Basketball Season For Brooklyn NetsThe NBA isn't making the vaccine mandatory for players, but the city has a mandate that unvaccinated people are not allowed inside arenas.
Big3 Co-Founder Ice Cube Discusses Championship, Olympics & InclusivityCBS2's Steve Overmyer spoke to hip-hop legend and Big3 basketball league co-founder Ice Cube about the Big3 Championship, airing Saturday at 3:30 p.m. on CBS.
Wheelchair Basketball Competition Held In HarlemAs athletes from across the world are preparing for the Paralympic Games in Tokyo, some athletes with disabilities held their own competition at a cultural hub of basketball in New York; CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports.
USA Defeats Czech Republic As Kevin Durant Sets RecordKevin Durant has passed Carmelo Anthony as USA's all-time leading Olympic scorer.
10-Year-Old New York Girl Broadcasts NBA Playoff Game On TVFor more broadcasters, it takes years to rise through the ranks to become a game analyst at a network, but one girl has done it by the age of 10; CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports.
Celtics Fan In Court For Tossing Water Bottle At Kyrie IrvingThe Celtics fan accused of tossing a bottle of water at Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving appeared in a Boston courtroom Wednesday.
Digital Trading Cards Going For Incredible Sums On NBA Top ShotCBS2's Steve Overmyer talk to one collector who has made a fortune so far buying and selling digital memorabilia.
New York City High School Basketball Teams Stuck Playing Outside Due To COVID ConcernsAs COVID restrictions ease, high school basketball players were looking forward to hitting the hardwood like NBA teams. Instead, they're stuck outside; CBS2's Nick Caloway reports.
Extended Version: Professional Sports Leagues Make Strides Regarding Social Justice, Black Lives Matter MovementProfessional athletes have come a long way since Colin Kaepernick took a knee during the National Anthem against police brutality in 2016. CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
Professional Sports Leagues Make Strides Regarding Social Justice, Black Lives Matter MovementProfessional athletes have come a long way since Colin Kaepernick took a knee during the National Anthem against police brutality in 2016. CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
Knicks Launch COVID Vaccine Site Outside MSGIf you stop by for a shot, you could win tickets to the Knicks' playoff game.
Fans Thrilled To Be Back In The Garden, See Knicks In PlayoffsCBS2's Kiran Dhillon spoke to some of the team's delirious supporters prior to Game 1 of the playoff series against the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday night.
Mayor De Blasio's Daily COVID BriefingMayor Bill de Blasio holds daily briefing on coronavirus response and recovery in New York City.
Knicks Clinch Playoff SpotThe New York Knicks have clinched a playoff spot; CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports.
Reports: 7-Time All-Star LaMarcus Aldridge Will Sign With Brooklyn NetsThe Brooklyn Nets keep stacking their roster full of All-Stars. Reports say seven-time All-Star LaMarcus Aldridge will sign with the Nets.
Rutgers Fans Flock To New Jersey Restaurants For First Game Of NCAA TournamentMarch Madness tipped off Friday, bringing a lot of excitement to New Jersey. It's been a long wait for Rutgers fans. The Scarlet Knights played in the tournament for the first time in three decades, and they won; CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports.
Rutgers, Iona Preparing For 1st Round Games In Return To March MadnessThe 10th seeded Rutgers Scarlet Knights take on Clemson on Friday night, and the 15th seeded Iona Gaels try to take down Alabama on Saturday afternoon; CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports.
Knicks Legend Patrick Ewing Says Madison Square Garden Security Guards Harassed HimA former Knicks legend says he was harassed by security guards in the arena he called home for 15 years. It's not the first time security at Madison Square Garden has been questioned for their methods; CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports.
COVID-19 1 Year Later: For A Time, America Had To Deal With No SportsCBS2's Otis Livingston has more on how fans and athletes adapted to being sidelined during the early part of the pandemic.
Fans Finally Allowed Back Inside At Nets, Knicks GamesNew York sports fans took a big step on the road to reopening Tuesday night. They could finally watch the Knicks and Nets in person; CBS2's Nick Caloway reports.
Fans Allowed To Return To NYC Sports ArenasFans return, in limited numbers, to New York City sports arenas Tuesday night; CBS2's Nick Caloway reports.
Limited Number Of Fans Allowed Inside NYC Arenas For NBA GamesThe road to reopening now includes New York City sports arenas, where a limited number of fans will be on hand for NBA game Tuesday; CBS2's Alice Gainer reports.
SEE IT: Incredible Buzzer-Beater On Long IslandThe JV basketball game between Malverne and East Rockaway last weekend ended in dramatic fashion. CBS2's Steve Overmyer has more on the fantastic finish.
Federal Investigators Release Kobe Bryant Helicopter Crash ReportAccording to investigators, the pilot likely became disoriented when he flew through the clouds.