NBA and American Basketball star, Kevin Durant and three other Brooklyn Net players have tested positive for coronavirus.
On Tuesday March 17, the Nets announced that four of their players had tested positive for COVID-19 but did not disclose names. According to the club management, all four Nets players are in quarantine with only one experiencing symptoms.
Shams Charania of The Athletic said Kevin confirmed the development and also revealed he is doing fine. Kevin said;
“Everyone be careful, take care of yourself and quarantine. We’re going to get through this.”
The team was reportedly tested after returning from their game at San Francisco’s Chase Center, and the results came back on Tuesday.
States are shutting down restaurants, bars, gyms and schools to try to stop the spread of the novel coronavirus, which has now killed at least 110 people in the United States.
There are at least 6,300 confirmed cases in the U.S, with COVID-19 reaching all 50 states, Washington, D.C., and Puerto Rico.
Globally, there are more than 197,490 coronavirus cases and more than 7,940 deaths, according to data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University.