According to Serbian Telegraf, the former Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic is in critical condition due to the novel coronavirus.
It is reported that Pekovic entered the hospital 15 days ago, and the situation has been deteriorating. Currently, both lungs are infected and require ventilator maintenance.
Pekovic is 34 years old and has played for the Timberwolves for 7 years. After retiring, he joined the Serbian national team as the team manager.