Minnesota Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns said he lost seven family members to Covid-19 in an emotional media appearance on Friday.
He spoke about his experience with the pandemic, revealing he ‘hasn’t been in a good place’ since his mother died from the disease in April. Towns’ father, Karl Sr., also contracted the virus but has recovered.
Towns said he lost six other family members to the virus including an uncle who passed away on Thursday and admitted that playing the upcoming NBA season will be difficult
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