The restart of the NBA approaches and Nikola Jokic He remains confined to Serbia waiting to test negative for the coronavirus. The Denver Nuggets star is a fundamental player for his team, so his absence would imply a significant drop in his team’s expectations.
His coach, Michael Malone, is sure that Jokic will be part of the expedition that will take the Colorado team to Orlando and he made it clear in a statement: “Next Tuesday we leave for Orlando. The hope and expectation is that Nikola Jokic will be with us on that plane. What I have heard and talked to him is that he feels great and wants to play. «
Therefore, we will still have to wait to see if we can enjoy the game of the center in Florida, but from his team they are optimistic.
Nikola Jokic is not back in the United States yet. Michael Malone: »Next Tuesday, we depart for Orlando. The hope and expectation is that Nikola Jokic will be with us on that plane … From everything that I have heard and talked to him, he feels great and is excited. »
– Ohm Youngmisuk (@NotoriousOHM) July 1, 2020