LONG ISLAND (Jan. 8, 2021) – The Long Island Nets, the NBA G League affiliate of the Brooklyn Nets, announced today that the team will play in the NBA G League’s 2021 season at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort near Orlando, Fla.
The 2021 season will tip off in February and features 18 participating teams, including 17 NBA G League teams and G League Ignite. Led by Head Coach Bret Brielmaier, Long Island will play its regular season in Orlando and will vie for a return to the NBA G League playoffs, with the top eight teams advancing to a single-elimination postseason.
Players, coaches, team and league staff living on the NBA G League’s campus will be guided by comprehensive leaguewide health and safety protocols, which are based on the core principles of social distancing, mask wearing, hand hygiene and COVID-19 testing.
Long Island’s full 2021 schedule and broadcast information will be released at a later date.
About the Long Island Nets
The Long Island Nets are the NBA G League affiliate of the Brooklyn Nets. The team was founded ahead of the 2016-17 season and plays its home games at Nassau Coliseum on Long Island. Following a record-setting 2018-19 season, Long Island made the playoffs for the first time in franchise history, won the Eastern Conference Championship and reached the NBA G League Finals. For more information, please visit longislandnets.com and follow @longislandnets on Twitter and Instagram.
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