Former Boston Celtic center Jason Collins revealed on Twitter Tuesday that he has tested positive for the coronavirus plaguing the world and upending the 2019-20 NBA season.
Collins, who played for Boston in the 2012-13 NBA season, believes he picked up the virus while attending a Brooklyn Nets Pride Night game in early March.
The former Celtics big man related he began to develop symptoms on the same day Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert tested positive for the virus, forcing the suspension of league activities continuing up to the present. “
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