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Basketball player Kevin Durant and four other Brooklyn Nets players have been confirmed as testing positive for coronavirus.

The team released a statement confirming the news.

"Of the four, one player is exhibiting symptoms while three are asymptomatic. All four players are presently isolated and under the care of team physicians," the Nets said in a statement.

"The organization is currently notifying anyone who has had known contact with the players, including recent opponents, and is working closely with state and local health authorities on reporting," the statement continued.

The Athletic spoke to Durant about the diagnosis, but he insisted he is fine.

"Everyone be careful, take care of yourself and quarantine. We're going to get through this," he told the outlet.

This means that at least six players in the league have tested positive. Two Utah Jazz members also caught the virus.

"All players and members of the Nets travel party are being asked to remain isolated, closely monitor their health and maintain constant communication with team medical staff. The health of our players and staff is of the highest priority to the organization and the team is doing everything within its power to ensure that those affected receive the best care possible."