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Jul 13, 2020

Rockets' Russell Westbrook has COVID-19, says: 'Mask up!'

Now we know why Russell Westbrook isn't in Orlando with his Rockets teammates.
Jul 13, 2020

Rockets' Westbrook says he tested positive for coronavirus

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Russell Westbrook of the Houston Rockets said Monday that he has tested positive for coronavirus, and that he plans to eventually join his team at the restart of the NBA season. Westbrook made the revelation on social media. As recently as Sunday, the Rockets believed that Westbrook and James Harden — neither of whom traveled with the team to Walt Disney World near Orlando last week — would be with the team in the next few days. In Westbrook's case, that now seems most unlikely. “I tested positive for covid-19 prior to my teams departure to Orlando,"...