Sport: BBL extends main round and fits play-off mode to

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because of the many uncertainties in the corona crisis, the basketball Bundesliga has adapted its mode for the play-offs.

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Keyword 2-2-1-format

Although the series should continue to be held in the best-of-five format, but the home right does not change as usual after every game. That was announced by the BBL on Tuesday. Instead, the K.-O. round is played after the mode 2-2-1, as is currently the case in the Euroleague. This means that a team in the first two games and a possible last game is home right, in the games three and four the other. This will reduce unnecessary travel and associated increased infection hazards.

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Since several winning games in the main round due to several quarantine orders for different teams, the beginning of the play-offs is postponed. The crucial season phase should now start at the latest on Thursday, May 20th. At the weekend before (15./16. May), in Munich, the TOP FOUR is also planned for the basketball trophy.

quarantine does not automatically mean that from

leagues and associations also agreed on regulations in the event that during the play-offs a team or several teams have to be quarantined due to positive corona cases. Such a scenario does not automatically stand out for the affected team.

Although each game to which a team can not compete for a quarantine, it is considered against the respective team. Should a series not yet be decided after the end of the quarantine, the respective club may resume the next encounter. "The 'quarantine team' rises in the case with 0: 1 or 0: 2 in the series," says in a BBL message from Tuesday.

It has "highest priority to play all relevant sporting decisions as far as possible on athlete way and not 'to control the green table," it continues in the message. The season must be ended because of the following national team windows no later than 13th June.

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