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NBA fans leave the arena on Wednesday night after the Sacramento Kings game against the New Orleans Pelicans was postponed due to the coronavirus. The NBA season has been suspended. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
NBA fans leave the arena on Wednesday night after the Sacramento Kings game against the New Orleans Pelicans was postponed due to the coronavirus. The NBA season has been suspended. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

The NBA and NHL seasons have been suspended. MLB Opening Day is postponed. March Madness has been canceled. This week on Only A Game, a look at how the coronavirus pandemic is impacting sports. Also, we'll look back 70 years to uncover why 12 members of the Czechoslovakian national hockey team were charged with treason. And the story of an artist who found her place among the women of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League.

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This program aired on March 14, 2020.

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