Kevin Durant Tested Positive for the Corona Virus
Kevin Durant, one of the biggest basketball star tested positive for the coronavirus, he told The Athletic on Tuesday.
“Everyone be careful, take care of yourself and quarantine,” said Durant, who described himself as feeling fine. “We’re going to get through this.”
On Tuesday, the Nets announced -four of their 7 players had tested positive, though they did not name the athletes. The team said only one of the four had shown symptoms.
three of the four players did not show symptoms of the disease. A spokesman for the Nets declined to provide specifics about how the team got the tests.
The N.B.A. postponed its season on March 11, shortly after learning that Gobert had tested positive for the virus, which has rapidly spread across the world — grinding economies to a halt and causing thousands of deaths.