ORLANDO, Fla. – Orlando Magic center Mo Bamba will not play in the NBA playoffs and will undergo a post-coronavirus evaluation.
The team said Bamba has left the NBA bubble and he will miss the remainder of the season.
MEDICAL UPDATE ON MO BAMBA: pic.twitter.com/dhWlCR1vJF— Orlando Magic PR (@Magic_PR) August 14, 2020
The decision was made after advice from the Magic’s human performance staff and team physicians.
Team officials said Bamba was originally diagnosed with COVID-19 on June 11.
He only played in two games in the NBA-restart in the bubble. Bamba played a total of 10 minutes and brought in three rebounds.
The center averaged 5.7 points game and 5 rebounds a game in his second year with the Magic.