- Dec 11, 2018
On a 45-minute call with Silver and the heads of 11 other prominent sports organizations, President Trump shared his frustration with the absence of sports and urged the commissioners to resume play as soon as possible, according to multiple sources. People close to multiple commissioners involved said they would continue to follow the advice of the health professionals, as opposed to Trump’s urges.
The Utah Jazz had planned for the moment. When it came, it challenged the team in ways that hadn't been anticipated.