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Utah Jazz's Donovan Mitchell tests positive for COVID-19, NBA source tells ESPN

'Jazz players privately say that Rudy Gobert had been careless in the locker room'
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Posted at 9:00 AM, Mar 12, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-12 11:09:06-04

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah Jazz point guard Donovan Mitchell has tested positive for COVID-19, according to ESPN reporter Adrian Wojnarowski, who cited NBA sources.

"Jazz players privately say that Rudy Gobert had been careless in the locker room touching other players and their belongings. Now a Jazz teammate has tested positive," a tweet from Wojnarowski said.

On Wednesday, the NBA suspended the rest of the season following news that Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert also preliminarily tested positive for the virus.

Watch FOX 13 for updates.