Knicks legend Patrick Ewing discharged from hospital
Former Knicks legend at home and 'getting better,' says son Patrick Aloysius Ewing
NBA franchise New York Knicks legendary player Patrick Ewing was released from the hospital on Monday after he had tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
"My father is now [at] home and getting better. We'll continue to watch his symptoms and follow the CDC [Centers for Disease Control and Prevention] guidelines. I hope everyone continues to stay safe and protect yourselves and your loved ones,'' Ewing's son Patrick Aloysius Ewing said.
Ewing announced earlier on Saturday that he had contracted COVID-19.
Having played 15 years for the Knicks, the 59-year-old former center was known as a Knicks legend.
He has been coaching the Georgetown University men's basketball team, the Georgetown Hoyas, since 2017.Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.