Orlando Magic head coach Steve Clifford has examined optimistic for COVID-19 and can miss Sunday’s sport towards the Indiana Pacers, per the Magic.
“I’m in a spot right here the place I’m wholesome sufficient so hopefully I may also help considerably,” Clifford stated, through Yahoo Sports activities.
“But additionally I’m lucky — I’ve a veteran employees.”
Hornets assistant Ty Corbin will coach in Clifford’s absence.
Clifford stated he first examined optimistic for COVID-19 after the Magic’s sport towards the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday (4/20).
Clifford went on to say he examined detrimental twice over the course of the next days, however then examined optimistic once more on Saturday.
It’s possible the Magic are going to be with out Clifford for roughly ten days as he continues to quarantine as a part of the NBA’s well being and security protocols.