Due to the Coronavirus outbreak, NBA management has decided to postponed all the upcoming matches this season. One of the NBA stars Donovan Mitchell has also been infected by the deadly virus.
According to Adrian Wojnarowski, Utah Jazz’s star player Mitchel tested positive for the Coronavirus.
Jazz star Donovan Mitchell has tested positive for the coronavirus, league sources tell ESPN. Jazz players privately say that Rudy Gobert had been careless in the locker room touching other players and their belongings. Now a Jazz teammate has tested positive.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) March 12, 2020
Mitchel was not the only one from the league who have been hit by the deadly virus. His teammate, Rudy Gobert also tested positive on Wednesday night before the match against the Oklahoma City Thunder.
According to sources, Donovan Mitchel was the second NBA player who tested positive in the NBA. Other members of the Utah Jazz who made contact with the two infected players are now being closely monitored.
Sources: Donovan Mitchell was the only Jazz player/personnel to test positive for coronavirus out of 58 tests administered on Wednesday night. Remaining tests came back negative.
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) March 12, 2020