Knicks legend Patrick Ewing tweets he tested positive for COVID-19

NEW YORK CITY (WABC) -- Knicks legend Patrick Ewing tweeted Friday that he has tested positive for COVID-19.



Ewing added that the virus is 'serious, and should not be taken lightly.'

He is currently isolated at the hospital receiving treatment.

Georgetown University said the 57-year-old coach is the only member of his team to have tested positive for the coronavirus.

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