ROME – The NBA also stops. The NBA has suspended the North American basketball season after a Utah Jazz player tested positive for coronavirus .
The test result was made known shortly before the start of the game of Utah against the Thunder in Oklahoma City, abruptly postponed. The NBA said that the affected player was not in the arena and was assisted by medical personnel.
"We suspend the matches after the conclusion of those of tonight, until further notice", the NBA leaders announced yesterday evening, Wednesday 11 March. The Jazz refused to mention the player's name as positive, but Denver Nuggets coach Mike Malone is said to be Frenchman Rudy Gobert.
Source: Blitz Quotidiano