New York Knicks Owner James Dolan Tests Positive for Coronavirus
New York Knicks owner James Dolan is the latest name inside the NBA to test positive for COVID-19.
According to the team, the 64-year old owner has been “experiencing little to no symptoms” and has been continuing to oversee business operations while in self-isolation. Dolan becomes the first confirmed coronavirus case amongst US major professional sports owners.
New York has become one of America’s hotspots for the virus, with over 52,000 positive cases – nearly half of the entire country’s cases.
New York Knicks owner James Dolan has tested positive for coronavirus.
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Dolan recently announced that the event staff at Madison Square Garden will continue to receive pay through early May at the very least.