The NBA is back!
141 days after the season was suspended, the first seeding games of the season restart have tipped off at the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida. The New Orleans Pelicans and Utah Jazz opened the action, followed by the Los Angeles Lakers and LA Clippers.
Take a behind-the-scenes look at the season restart with the best sights and sounds below.
HP Field House
Pelicans and Jazz kneel in solidarity
The @utahjazz and @PelicansNBA kneel in solidarity as @JonBatiste performs the National Anthem prior to the NBA Restart. pic.twitter.com/dQeHSbUx87- NBA (@NBA) July 30, 2020
Rudy Gobert scores opening basket
The first bucket back belongs to @rudygobert27 ❤️#TakeNote | #WholeNewGame pic.twitter.com/Oh5FqIdxR3- utahjazz (@utahjazz) July 30, 2020
Brandon Ingram over Rudy Gobert
Tough shot by B.I. 😤 pic.twitter.com/WnCWLc4aKz- NBA on TNT (@NBAonTNT) July 30, 2020
Zion Williamson with the sweet dime
😳 This time it's Zion to Lonzo IN STYLE! #WholeNewGame- NBA (@NBA) July 31, 2020
📺: @NBAonTNT pic.twitter.com/7DuBiakUpF
LeBron James and Kawhi Leonard arrive at The Arena
LeBron & Kawhi arrive for @Lakers vs. @LAClippers NBA Restart action (9:00pm/et @NBAonTNT)! #WholeNewGame#LakeShow #ClipperNation pic.twitter.com/25Zw5Ezk0p- NBA (@NBA) July 30, 2020
Lakers and Clippers kneel in solidarity
United for a greater cause. #BlackLivesMatter pic.twitter.com/dthLmon0a7- Los Angeles Lakers (@Lakers) July 31, 2020
United. pic.twitter.com/fjo53bdcvV- LA Clippers (@LAClippers) July 31, 2020
LeBron vs. Kawhi
LeBron comes up clutch!
LeBron follows his miss for the @Lakers game-winning basket! #LakeShow #WholeNewGame- NBA (@NBA) July 31, 2020
Final in Orlando:@LAClippers 101@Lakers 103 pic.twitter.com/WkGpwyli6v