Before the Houston Rockets team departed for bubble of basketball in Orlando Russell Westbrook announced via social media that he had tested positive for the virus.
“I tested positive for COVID-19 prior to my teams departure to Orlando. I’m currently feeling well, quarantined, and looking forward to rejoining my teammates when I am cleared. Thank you all for the well wishes and continued support. Please take this virus seriously. Be safe. Mask up!#whynot”
There was an outpouring of well wishes and hopes of a quick recovery for Westbrook from the public.
Here’s hoping the players, staff, and all personnel involved stay healthy and safe during these uncertain times.