NEW YORK — Four Brooklyn Nets players have tested positive for the new coronavirus, bringing the total to seven known players in the NBA.According to the Athletic, Kevin Durant is one of the four. The team announced Tuesday that one player is exhibiting symptoms, while the other three are asymptomatic. All four players have been isolated and are under the care of team physicians. physicians. Shams Charania ✔ @ShamsCharania Durant has not had symptoms and was among four positive test results on the Nets.
When Nigeria’s national basketball team D’Tigers go into camp in preparation for the Tokyo Olympics, the challenge may not be the lack of talent but the overdose of it. D’Tigers have reached the great heights in such that many big time basketballers, even with minimal link to Nigeria now want to star with the team at the Olympics. Brooklyn Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie is the latest of those making arrangements to play for the Nigerian team. Shams Charania of The Athletic broke the news of the latest c
Former Warriors star Kevin Durant has tested positive for coronavirus, he told TEx-Warriors star Kevin Durant tests positive for coronavirushe Athletic on Tuesday, becoming the highest-profile athlete to contract COVID-19. Durant, who left the Warriors to sign a free-agent deal with Brooklyn, is one of four Nets players to test positive, the team announced. Durant, who was a two-time NBA Finals MVP while leading the Warriors to two titles, told The Athletic that despite the diagnosis he is feeling fine and
Dewayne Dedmon wants a trade from the Sacramento Kings, according to sources that spoke with Shams Charania of The Athletic. Dedmon signed a three-year, $41 million contract with the Kings in the off-season. Luke Walton is believed to have soured on Dedmon and neither side believes the union can be salvaged. The 30-year-old Dedmon was expected to be a major contributor and regular starter for the young Kings when he was signed, but that hasn't been the case. Dedmon hasn't played in eight of the past ten gam
On February 4th, according to a well-known reporter, Shams Charania, the sources revealed that the Minnesota Timberwolves, Denver Nuggets, Atlanta Hawks, and Houston Rockets reached a four-way deal. According to ESPN reports, sources revealed that the deal has been concluded. The specific trading plan is: The Eagles sent Evan Turner, a first round pick (from the Nets), and got Clint Capella and Nene Hilario; Timberwolves sent Robert Covington, Jordan Bell, Keita Bates Diop, Noah von Ley, Sabatz Napier and s
The Brooklyn Nets have told Kyrie Irving to stay away from the team until he is vaccinated against COVID-19, as he is currently ineligible to play at the Barclays Center due to New York City requirements, However, reports emerged Tuesday night about why he has been reluctant to get the vaccine so far.
Dewayne Dedmon publicly confirmed he would like to be traded from the Sacramento Kings. Demon signed a three-year, $40 million contract with the Kings this past offseason, but he has fallen out of Luke Walton's rotation. “I would like to be traded,” Dedmon told The Bee, speaking publicly about his trade request for the first time. “I haven’t been playing, so I would like to go somewhere where my talents are appreciated.” Shams Charania of The Athletic first reported Dedmon's preference for a trad
Two Lakers players have tested positive for the coronavirus (COVID-19), the team announced Thursday. The players' names have not been released. The players "are asymptomatic, in quarantine and under the care of the team's physician," the team said in its statement. Shams Charania of The Athletic/Stadium and Brad Turner of the Los Angeles Times reported before the Lakers' announcement that results of tests taken earlier in the week showed two positives. Turne reported that 14 Lakers players were tested