OREANDA-NEWS. Today the next stages of testing for COVID-19 in the National Basketball Association (NBA) became known, during which two more cases of coronavirus were detected.

The official site of the NBA has issued statistics for all players who have passed the test. It is known that 558 basketball players have been tested for the presence of COVID-19 in their blood since December 16.

Those players who test positive will be isolated and likely to be barred from participating in the new NBA season, which kicked off December 22.