Average time to even get a vaccine on line is something like 8-10 years , just to find a cure . Much less get it distributed to general pop.
In other words , it could have been alot worse and basketball might have been off the agenda for a decade.
At least there is light at the end of the tunnel now.
A month or so ago a very important medical breakthrough was found , it got very little press . Its complex , difficult to understand , but may lead to many medical problems being solved in the next decade with AI and protein folding . The process It was not supposed to have happen for another 20-30 years , but its here now ! So Science will go to work immediately on solving many riddles in human diseases.