Earthquake suspends anticipated Pelicans, Knicks Summer League game
An earthquake interrupted play as the NBA Summer League began in Las Vegas on Friday.
During the highly anticipated New Orleans Pelicans-New York Knicks matchup, a 6.9 magnitude earthquake occurred in Ridgecrest, California – about 140 miles from Las Vegas.
A 6.4 magnitude quake struck California on July 4.
The impact was felt during the game.
The Pelicans were leading 80-74 when play was stopped.
They have stopped the Pelicans-Knicks game due to an earthquake— New Orleans Pelicans (@PelicansNBA) July 6, 2019