Kevin Durant diagnosed with COVID-19

NBA superstar, Kevin Durant, and four other Brooklyn Nets players have tested positive to COVID-19. A total of seven NBA players have been diagnosed with the coronavirus.



March 18, 2020 - 10:22 AM

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) runs after scoring in the fourth quarter against the Miami Heat at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019. The Heat won, 126-125. (David Santiago/Miami Herald/TNS) Photo by David Santiago/Miami Herald/TNS

NEW YORK (AP) — Four Brooklyn Nets players, including Kevin Durant, have tested positive for the new coronavirus, bringing the total to seven known players in the NBA.

The Nets did not name the players Tuesday, but Durant told The Athletic he was one of them, saying: “Everyone be careful, take care of yourself and quarantine. We’re going to get through this.”

The Nets announced that one player is exhibiting symptoms, while the other three are asymptomatic. All four players have been isolated and are under the care of team physicians.

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