Nuggets’ Nikola Jokic to arrive in Orlando in the coming days

Nikola Jokic
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Nikola Jokic is expected to join the Denver Nuggets in the Orlando “bubble” within the next few days.

The Serbian center tested positive for the coronavirus a few weeks ago and is still in Serbia.

“The hope is that he will be here soon. I have spoken to him many times. I know he’s excited and looking forward to getting down here. he’s healthy, he feels great, hopefully he will be here soon in the next couple of days,” the head coach of the Denver Nuggets, Mike Malone, said, per ESPN.