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Pacers guard Malcolm Brogdon said Wednesday he tested positive for the coronavirus. In his
Pacers guard Malcolm Brogdon said Wednesday he tested positive for the coronavirus.
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"I recently tested positive for the Covid virus and am currently in quarantine," he said in a statement. "I'm doing well, feeling well and progressing well. I plan to join my team-mates in Orlando for the resumption of the NBA season and playoffs."
Brogdon was poised to play upon the season's resumption after recovering from leg and hip injuries that sidelined him for Indiana's final three games before the NBA season was halted.
The Pacers (39-26) were in control of the Eastern Conference's fifth seed when the season went on pause on March 11 due to the coronavirus pandemic. They will be one of the 22 NBA teams set for the restart at the bubble at Walt Disney World in July.