The NBA prefers teams wait to hold group workouts until they arrive at Disney World.
The league believes it can better control and minimize the odds of a COVID-19 outbreak in their environment.
If the NBA succeeds in forcing teams to wait, it will mean no training camps will occur until they arrive in Orlando.
league executives fully anticipate that group workouts will be allowed at some point before they arrive at Disney World.
“I expect the league to revise that plan once a schedule is actually set,” a general manager told The Ringer. “(Adam) Silver isn’t stupid.”