NBA Star Karl Anthony-Towns Tests Positive for Coronavirus 9 Months After His Mom Died From Complications

Karl Anthony-Towns has tested positive for the coronavirus, the NBA star revealed in a post on social media on Jan. 15.  The Minnesota Timberwolves player, who was the NBA's no. 1 draft pick in 2015, shared that he learned he was positive for Covid-19 prior to playing in Friday's game against the Memphis Grizzlies. The game has since been postponed. Karl, 25, wrote that he will "immediately isolate and follow every protocol." The positive test comes nine months after Karl's mother Jacqueline Cruz-Towns died due to complications from the coronavirus. She was 58. Tragically, the athlete also lost six other family members to Covid-19 since the beginning of the...
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