Great news for the NBA world, as one of the most famous legends in the game has tested negative for coronavirus. There were days of speculation about his health, but Charles Barkley has revealed he is clean while thanking everybody for the support he received in the last couple of days.
Chuck was in self-quarantine after having flu symptoms and was tested to clear doubts. Knowing how the virus affected NBA players and personnel, many believed Barkley was going to test positive, but none of that happened.
“I’d like to thank everyone for reaching out and expressing your concern and support. You all be safe and please take the necessary actions to help ensure your well-being,” he said, via ESPN.
Charles Barkley has tested negative for the coronavirus.
“I’d like to thank everyone for reaching out and expressing your concern and support. You all be safe and please take the necessary actions to help ensure your well-being.” pic.twitter.com/s1UkxaeHbx
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) March 23, 2020
Barkley is one of the most famous NBA analysts right now. The former Philadelphia 76ers and Phoenix Suns star has become a very familiar face for both young and veteran fans given his participation in TNT’s ‘Inside the NBA’.
Fortunately, everything is fine for him now, but Chuck, as well as the players who were infected for this virus, has urged people to take care of themselves and respect the quarantine until everything is under control.