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Triple Play: What It’s Like To Watch Live Sports During The Pandemic




Luka Doncic #77 of the Dallas Mavericks hits a game winning three point basket against  Reggie Jackson #1 of the LA Clippers during overtime in Game Four of the Western Conference First Round during the 2020 NBA Playoffs at AdventHealth Arena at ESPN Wide World Of Sports Complex on August 23, 2020 in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.
Luka Doncic #77 of the Dallas Mavericks hits a game winning three point basket against Reggie Jackson #1 of the LA Clippers during overtime in Game Four of the Western Conference First Round during the 2020 NBA Playoffs at AdventHealth Arena at ESPN Wide World Of Sports Complex on August 23, 2020 in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.
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TV sports are underways but for many it’s still a strange experience to watch basketball with the sound piped in, virtual fans in the stands and a totally different energy. 

Does it detract from the usual live watching experience?  With NBA and NHL playoffs underway and the NFL season ramping up, we sit down with Triple Play to discuss the pandemic sports watching experience. 

If you have thoughts, call us at 866-893-5722.

Guests:

Nick Roman, host of KPCC’s “All Things Considered”; he tweets @RomanOnTheRadio

A. Martinez, host of KPCC’s “Take Two”; he tweets @amartinezLA