Jokic and six other NBA players test positive for the coronavirus
Seven NBA players, including Denver Nuggets Star center Nikola Jokichave been tested positive for the coronavirus recently, according to various media reports Tuesday. The only group that has been specifically identified has been Jokicwhich apparently is in quarantine in his home country, Serbia, by several media.
Two unnamed members of the Phoenix Suns have the virus, according to the Arizona Republic. And ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski tweeted that a new Western Conference playoff team had four players to test positive last week.
The NBA is due to restart the end of next month, with 22 of the 30 teams of the competition at the Walt Disney World Resort, near Orlando, Fla. The training camp at Disney is planned for 11 July. Jokic had to go to Denver this week.
According to ESPN, Jokic has been asymptomatic since testing positive last week. According to the report, it should be allowed to travel to Denver within a week.