When Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban found out that the NBA was suspending the season, one of the first things that he said was that this was like a movie. After he said this many people on social media brought up the Space Jam clip of when the movie called off the remainder of the NBA season.

Crazy enough on March 11, 1997 was the release date of Space Jam on VHS. During Space Jam the NBA announces that they’ll be canceling the NBA season.

As Ronnie2k pointed out now 24 years later it’s actually happening:

This is wild! Why do things like this seem to add up all the time?