NBA Restart: 2019-20
NBA Restart: 2019-20

NBA, NBPA announce additional COVID-19 test results

Twenty-five of 351 players have tested positive since June 23

Official release

Jul 2, 2020 12:39 PM ET

The NBA is planning to restart the 2019-20 season on July 30 in Orlando.

NEW YORK -- In tests conducted of 344 NBA players between June 24-29, an additional nine players have tested positive for the coronavirus. Twenty-five of 351 players have tested positive since testing began on June 23.

In tests conducted of 884 team staff between June 23-29, 10 have tested positive for the coronavirus.

Any player, coach or team staff member who tested positive will remain in self-isolation until they satisfy public health protocols for discontinuing isolation and have been cleared by a physician.


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