Malcolm Brogdon of the Indiana Pacers is the latest player to test positive for COVID-19. The Pacers have confirmed Brogdon’s diagnosis through social media.
Statement from Malcolm Brogdon
— Indiana Pacers (@Pacers) June 24, 2020
Through 48 games this season, Brogdon has averaged 16.3 points, 7.1 assists, and 4.7 rebounds per game, with the Pacers currently holding a record of 39-26, fifth place in the Eastern Conference during the NBA’s hiatus.
The news of Brogdon testing positive for the novel coronavirus adds his name to the growing list of NBA players to test positive, with Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic’s diagnosis made public yesterday. Other notable players to test positive include Kevin Durant as well as Utah Jazz teammates Rudy Gobert and Donovan Mitchell.