Meanwhile, two unnamed members of theLos Angeles Lakers were also positive for COVID-19 after their match againstthe Brooklyn Nets. To recall, the Nets had 4 players, including inured starKevin Durant, who tested positive for COVID-19. The Philadelphia 76ers also said that“three members of (their) organization” were positive for COVID-19,while the Denver Nuggets also announced one coming from them./PN Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart joins the increasing list of the National Basketball Association players who tested positive for the coronavirus disease 2019. SLAMONLINE.COM “All players and members of theLakers staff are being asked to continue to observe self-quarantine and shelterat home guidelines, closely monitor their health, consult with their personalphysicians and maintain constant communication with the team,” it added. “I’ve had no symptoms and I feelgreat. But the younger generation in our country MUST self-distance. This isnot a joke. Not doing so is selfish. Together we can beat this, but we mustbeat it together by being apart for a short while,” he added. “We learned today that two Lakersplayers have tested positive. Both players are currently asymptomatic, inquarantine and under the care of the team’s physician,” Lakers said in astatement. Prior to the suspension of NBA matches,Smart and the Celtics clashed with the Utah Jazz, where two players in DonovanMitchell and Rudy Gobert were positive for the said virus. The veteran made the admission throughhis social media accounts on Friday but has said that he is asymptomatic. BOSTON Celtics guard Marcus Smart joinedthe growing list of the National Basketball Association (NBA) players who havetested positive for the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). “I was tested five days ago and theresults came back tonight, which were positive. I’ve been self-quarantinedsince the test. Thank goodness. COVID-19 must be taken (with) the highest ofseriousness,” Smart said.