March 28, 2023

Raptors’ Ujiri checks constructive for COVID after gala

Toronto Raptors vice-chairman and president Masai Ujiri has actually examined positive for COVID-19, he stated in a statement released by the workforce Thursday.
Ujiri mentioned hes absolutely immunized and has gotten a booster shot.
He was current at a Giants of Africa celebration Sunday and later on realized of “constructive COVID-19 checks among our company.” Ujiri stated the gala was in compliance with public well being steerage, together with directions to place on masks when not taking in or ingesting.

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Ujiri specified hes in self-isolation at residence for 10 days and is constant to see for indications.
” We do not want to live in concern of this infection, however COVID is a relentless opponent,” he stated in his assertion. “Collectively, well defeat it.”
The Raptors and Indiana Pacers canceled practice Thursday out of “an abundance of caution.”
The Raptors performed Wednesday, shedding to the Oklahoma City Thunder, and are scheduled to host the Knicks on Friday.
With the NBA needing all groups to look for a number of days following Thanksgiving, there was a matching spike in entries into the protocols.
ESPNs Tim Bontemps contributed to this report.