Three members of 76ers test positive for coronavirus

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Three members of the Philadelphia 76ers staff have tested positive for the coronavirus, according to Adrian Wojnarowski.

The 76ers reportedly tested players, coaches and specific basketball operations support staff.

The three positive tests came out of that grouping, according to Wojnarowski.

“The individuals are in self-isolation and will be monitored closely by medical professionals,” according to the 76ers statement.

Here is the full statement from the organization:

A member of the Denver Nuggets organization also tested positive for coronavirus today.

The 76ers are now the fifth team with a positive coronavirus test, joining the Utah Jazz, Detroit Pistons, Brooklyn Nets and Nuggets.

The 76ers were the last team to play the Pistons on March 11, as they had Christian Wood test positive for coronavirus.