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Patrick Ewing has tested positive for COVID-19.

The NBA legend and men’s head coach at Georgetown University took to social media on Friday (May 22) to share his diagnosis with a written statement.

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.

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Read the full statement below:

Patrick Ewing is currently hospitalized, isolated, and receiving treatment at a local hospital.

Sending my love and prayers for a full and speedy recovery.