Pacers guard Malcolm Brogdon has examined optimistic for the coronavirus, stories J. Michael of The Indianapolis Star.
Groups started necessary testing for COVID-19 on Tuesday as they put together for the NBA restart in Orlando subsequent month. Brogdon is the second notable participant recognized to have examined optimistic this week — phrase broke yesterday that Nikola Jokic has additionally contracted the virus.
The league is bracing for a variety of optimistic coronavirus assessments this week, however these instances aren’t anticipated to derail the plan to renew the season. The aim is to establish gamers with COVID-19 now and guarantee they don’t convey it with them into the Orlando bubble subsequent month.
Brogdon and different gamers who check optimistic will quarantine till they’re symptom-free and regarded totally recovered. At that time, they’ll be permitted to journey to Orlando for group exercises and coaching camps.
It’s not clear whether or not or not Brogdon is affected by any coronavirus signs, however hopefully he makes a speedy restoration both means.