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How The Pandemic Has Changed Sports And Which Changes May Be Permanent

By Mark Brodie
Published: Friday, April 30, 2021 - 11:30am

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Ken Shropshire
Arizona State University
Kenneth Shropshire

The last year has been unusual in so many ways, and one of the areas of life that’s been impacted by the pandemic is sports.

Early on, the games were cancelled; slowly, they came back throughout the summer. And now, stadiums and arenas are hosting fans — in some cases, at full capacity.

But, even as sports start to look more like normal, there are things that have changed. 

To learn about that, The Show spoke with Kenneth Shropshire, CEO of the Global Sport Institute at ASU, which recently hosted a discussion about this.

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