The mother of the first number of the 2015 NBA draft died after contracting a coronavirus

The mother of the NBA player “Minnesota Timberwolves” Karl-Anthony Towns died after being infected with a coronavirus, according to the official page of the team on Twitter.

As noted in the report, Jacqueline towns died due to complications caused by the coronavirus, which she had been fighting for more than a month.

“The family is devastated by the news of this incredible loss and asks that the right to privacy be respected in the hour of grief,” the player’s family said in a statement.

Towns were selected by Minnesota at number one in the 2015 draft. He participated in the NBA All-Star Game twice and was named the NBA rookie of the year in 2016. The NBA season was suspended in March due to the spread of the coronavirus.

In total, the number of confirmed cases of coronavirus infection in the United States has exceeded 560 thousand, and the number of deaths is more than 22.8 thousand.

Author: Flyn Braun
Graduated from Cambridge University. Previously, he worked in various diferent news media. Currently, it is a columnist of the us news section in the Free News editors.
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