Houston Rockets player Russell Westbrook has announced he has tested positive for COVID-19.
Westbrook took to Instagram Monday and said he found out prior to the team’s departure to Orlando.
“I’m currently feeling well, quarantined, and looking forward to rejoining my teammates when I am cleared,” he said. “Thank you all for the well wishes and continued support.”
Westbrook urged others to take the virus seriously.
“Be safe. Mask up! #whynot,” he said.