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16 NBA players have tested positive for COVID-19

16 NBA players have tested positive for COVID-19

By Naveel Krishant
Saturday 27/06/2020
The NBA season was suspended on 11 March because of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic [Image: BBC]

16 NBA players have tested positive for coronavirus, with the season set to resume on 30th July.

Tests were carried out on 302 players.

The 16 who tested positive will remain in self-isolation and will have to be cleared by a physician before they can return to training.

Individual workouts are set to begin on 1st July.

Training camps will then take place from 9th to 29th July.

The NBA and players' union (NBPA) announced on Friday that "stringent health and safety protocols" will be in place when the season resumes.

[Source:BBC]

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