Former NBA player Jason Collins tested positive for the coronavirus

Jason Collins Nets
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Former NBA player Jason Collins announced on Tuesday (24/03) that he has been tested positive for the coronavirus.

Collins took to Twitter and revealed the news, saying “please stay safe and continue to social distance. Thank you to every single health care worker out there that are our true heroes on the frontline.”

Collins spent most of his career with the New Jersey Nets.