Kevin Durant Among Nets Players With COVID-19

(Tuesday, March 17, 2020) – Prince George’s County native Kevin Durant is said to be among four Brooklyn Nets who has tested positive for the coronavirus.  All four players are reported to be isolated and are under the care of team physicians.  The team says one of the players, who has not been named, is exhibiting symptoms while the others are asymptomatic.

In a statement, the Nets added “the health of our players and staff is of the highest priority to the organization and the team is doing everything within its power to ensure that those affected receive the best care possible.”  The Nets played their last game March 10th against the Lakers.  The team says it is currently notifying anyone who has had known contact with the players.