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Aaron Torres Sports Podcast Ep. 236: Sports Law expert Dan Lust on the legal impact of coronavirus and sports


It’s Monday and Aaron has a very special episode for you, as legal expert Dan Lust joins him to talk about all the legal issues surrounding sports and the coronavirus. What risk do the leagues take in playing games? When will sports come back? Which sports will come back first? And what about the NBA Draft? Aaron covers it all, in one of the most fascinating conversations ever had on the podcast.

Catching up with Nick Coffey: First though, Aaron welcomes his old friend, Nick Coffey to the show. The guys talk about how quickly the world has flipped on its head, to attending sporting events with fans to being in quarantine one week later. Also, how are the guys passing the time in quarantine? Finally, they discuss a little about Rick Pitino’s move to Iona, the hire itself, and the success he may (or may not) have. Finally, could the NCAA come down on Pitino before he ever gets things going at his new job?

Attorney and Sports Law Expert Dan Lust: Aaron welcomes on sports law expert Dan Lust for one of the most captivating interviews he has ever done for the show. The guys discuss all the legal ramifications of the coronavirus from leagues shutting down, to the threat of an outbreak happening once they re-open. Also, is there any way the NBA Draft can go on as planned, and is it possible that NFL games are played without fans this season?

It is a fascinating interview, one you don’t want to miss.

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Article written by KSR