Joe Vardon says the financial ramifications of the NBA not starting by X-Mas were too much

NBA writer for The Athletic discusses the proposed December 22nd start date and 72-game schedule and previews the upcoming season on the hardwood
Los Angeles Clippers forward Kawhi Leonard (2) moves to the basket against Los Angeles Lakers guard Danny Green (14) and forward LeBron James (23) during the first half at Staples Center.
Los Angeles Clippers forward Kawhi Leonard (2) moves to the basket against Los Angeles Lakers guard Danny Green (14) and forward LeBron James (23) during the first half at Staples Center. Photo credit © Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

Joe Vardon, NBA writer for The Athletic tells Chris Fedor that the financial ramifications of the NBA not starting by X-Mas were too much as they discuss the proposed December 22nd start date and 72-game schedule and preview the upcoming season on the hardwood Wednesday night on "Chico After Dark."