However, the NBA had decided to not take a stand against social gatherings such as Chris Bosh’s wedding.
We get more from The Sporting News:
The lockout bans contact between players and team management, so guests like coach Erik Spoelstra and president Pat Riley’s presence could’ve been in jeopardy.
“There are exceptions to the general no-contact rule in special or unusual circumstances,” NBA spokesman Tim Frank told the paper on Friday.
Later, Frank clarified. “Don’t have to be so general in this case,” he said in an email. “We’re allowing them to attend.”
The upside of this is that we might get see Pat Riley’s sweet dances moves.