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.
@OrlandoMagic Pres of Basketball Ops Jeff Weltman says 1 player has tested positive for COVID in last round of tests. Didn’t identify. Didn’t come in bubble with team. Hoping player can join shortly— Jamie Seh (@jamieseh) July 7, 2020
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.