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Patrick Ewing tests positive for coronavirus: ‘I'll be fine and we will all get through this'

1 day ago   |   By Chicago Tribune

Georgetown basketball coach Patrick Ewing tested positive for COVID-19 and is being treated at a hospital. The school said the 57-year-old Ewing is the only member of its men's program who has contracted the coronavirus.
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NBA legend Patrick Ewing in hospital after testing positive for Covid-19

NBA legend Patrick Ewing in hospital after testing positive for Covid-19

1 day ago   |   By RT

Basketball icon Patrick Ewing, 57, has revealed he has tested positive for the coronavirus, urging fans "not to take the virus lightly" as he received treatment in hospital.
The current head coach of Georgetown University men's team sent out a statement on Twitter that revealed his result alongside a message that read:
“I want to share that I have tested positive for COVID-19. This virus is serious and should not be taken lightly. I want to encourage everyone to stay safe and take care of yourselves and your loved ones.”
I want to share that I have tested positive for COVID-19. This virus...
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