James Dolan, the manager chairman of Madison Square Garden Company and owner of the New York Knicks, has examined optimistic for the Corona Virus. The Knicks introduced Dolan’s prognosis Saturday evening. It shouldn’t be clear when he was examined or when he acquired the prognosis. Dolan is the primary U.S. main professional sports activities owner recognised to have examined optimistic for the virus. He additionally owns the NHL’s New York Rangers, together with different venues like Radio City Music Hall, The Hulu Theatre and The Chicago Theatre. “The Madison Square Garden Company Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jim Dolan has examined optimistic for Corona Virus,” the Knicks’ assertion stated. “He has been in self-isolation and is experiencing little to no signs. He continues to supervise enterprise operations.”
Dolan is among the most polarizing sports activities figures in New York. Earlier this month, Oscar-winning writer-director Spike Lee — one of many Knicks’ best-known followers— criticized Dolan after getting right into a disagreement with MSG personnel about which entrance to the world he might use. Dolan has additionally publicly clashed lately with former Knicks ahead Charles Oakley, and pissed off followers chanted “promote the crew” at some video games this season.
The 64-year-old Dolan additionally serves as govt chairman of MSG Networks and has been chairman of the Garden and owner of the Knicks since 1999.