Player on Orlando Magic tests positive for COVID-19

Name of player has not been released


ORLANDO, Fla. – An Orlando Magic player has tested positive for the coronavirus.

News 6 Sports Director Jamie Seh said President of Basketball Operations said Jeff Weltman said a player tested positive in the latest round of tests.

The name of the player has not been released at this time.

Seh said Markelle Fultz is dealing with a non-coronavirus personal matter and has not entered the NBA bubble yet.

Weltman expects Fultz will join the team soon.

Farouq Al-Aminu will stay out of the NBA bubble to rehab.

The Orlando Magic went to the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Disney World on Tuesday.

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The regular season will continue on July 30.

Earlier this week the NBA said 25 of 351 players tested positive for COVID-19 since the league started testing on June 23.

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