Brooklyn Nets center DeAndre Jordan has tested positive for the coronavirus and opted out of next month's Orlando, Florida, restart with his team, he announced Monday.
Jordan's agent with Excel Sports informed management of the decision on Monday, sources said.
Jordan and guard Spencer Dinwiddie tested positive for COVID-19, though Dinwiddie has yet to officially rule himself out, he told The Athletic on Monday.
The Nets are one of the 22 NBA teams scheduled to resume games on July 30 in Orlando, Florida.
They are in seventh place in the Eastern Conference, a half-game ahead of the Orlando Magic for the final playoff spot.
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