The Boston Celtics will reportedly be without one of their best players for at least 10 days. Forward Jayson Tatum is expected to go into quarantine under the league’s COVID-19 protocols, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic.
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) January 9, 2021
It’s unclear whether Tatum tested positive for the virus, or if he’s considered a close contact to someone who tested positive. The Celtics played Friday’s game without three players — Tristan Thompson, Grant Williams and Robert Williams — due to the league’s health and safety protocols.
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