His team announces illness
Former basketball superstar Patrick Ewing (57) suffers from Covid-19. The current trainer announced this in a tweet on his official Twitter page . "I wanted to tell you that I tested positive for Covid-19," the former Knicks player writes, "the virus is serious and should not be taken lightly." He wanted to encourage everyone to stay safe and to take care of your loved ones.
He also thanked everyone in the healthcare system: "Everything will be fine and we will get through here." In addition, he shared an official statement about his illness with his current employer, Georgetown Athletics. It said that Ewing was in the isolation ward of a hospital near Washington. He was the only one in the entire basketball team that tested positive for the corona virus.