The National Basketball Association and the players union have jointly announced that 16 NBA players have tested positive for coronavirus.
The news comes as the NBA prepares to restart the season on July 30 at the Walt Disney World Resort near Orlando, Florida.
Here's what a statement released Friday said:
"In tests conducted of 302 NBA players on June 23, 16 players have tested positive for the coronavirus. Any player who tested positive will remain in self-isolation until he satisfies public health protocols for discontinuing isolation and has been cleared by a physician."