The Philadelphia 76ers announced on Thursday that three members of their organization have tested positive for COVID-19, commonly known as the coronavirus.
In a statement, the 76ers said they received the recommendation to test players, coaches and specific support staff for COVID-19. The tests, which were secured privately, determined that three individuals tested positive for the coronavirus.
All three individuals are now in self-isolated and are being monitored by medical professionals.
According to Johns Hopkins University, there are more than 11,000 confirmed cases of the coronavirus in the United States.