While imploring people to wear masks, Nurkic noted his 67-year-old grandmother has contracted the virus and is currently in a coma.
A number of players have tested positive for COVID-19, and the mother of Minnesota Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns died in April after contracting the virus.
For those outside the bubble, Nurkic wants to make sure appropriate precautions are being taken.
Wearing masks, social distancing and frequent handwashing remain among the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's top protocols for preventing the spread of COVID-19.
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