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First openly-gay NBA player Jason Collins tests positive for COVID-19

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Former NBA journeyman Jason Collins announced that he was also infected with coronavirus on Twitter.

According to the first openly-gay baller, early COVID-19 symptoms occured last March 11 where he experienced cough, headache, and fever.

Collins is currently recovering from the virus, although he still experiences shortness of breath.


Before Collins announced his retirement after 13 seasons with the NBA, he came out as homosexual.