The Coronavirus Pandemic (COVID-19) has forced a lot of companies to shut down over uncertainties over it’s control. These has caused the National Basketball Association (NBA) to suspend the rest of it’s 2020 season till further notice after a player tested positive.
The decision was made after Utah Jazz player Rudy Gobert tested positive for COVID-19. The test result was confirmed and reported just before the Jazz were about to play the Oklahoma City Thunder forcing the NBA to cancel the game and all Consequent games.
“The NBA will use this hiatus to determine next steps for moving forward in regard to the coronavirus pandemic,” the league announced.
Jazz center Rudy Gobert tested positive for Coronavirus.
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— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 12, 2020