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4 Hornets players, including LaMelo Ball and Terry Rozier in NBA COVID-19 Health and Safety protocol

If Ball and Rozier tested positive for COVID-19, they would likely be looking at a minimum of 10 days away from the Hornets unless they return two negative PCR tests
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Charlotte Hornets guard LaMelo Ball (2) is in action during the second half of a preseason NBA basketball game against the Miami Heat, Monday, Oct. 11, 2021, in Miami. The Heat won 104-103. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Charlotte Hornets LaMelo Ball, Terry Rozier, Mason Plumlee, and Jalen McDaniels, are expected to miss several games after both entered COVID-19 health and safety protocols, the Hornets announced Saturday morning.

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Based on the NBA's Health and Safety protocol, if each player tested positive for COVID-19, they would likely be looking at a minimum of ten days away from the Hornets unless they return two negative PCR tests in a 24-hour span.

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Within the next 10 days, the Hornets are slated to play 5 games.

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