More than 95 percent of NBA players have been vaccinated against Covid, but many of them did so reluctantly while continuing to express distrust in the jab.
Golden State Warriors forward Andrew Wiggins was among the most curious holdouts considering San Francisco’s indoor vaccine mandate. The NBA has not mandated the vaccine for its players, but city protocols were set to bar Wiggins from entering the Warriors home arena on game day.
After having his request for a religious exemption declined, Wiggins gave in and got vaccinated, just as all of his Warriors teammates already did.
“I feel like my only option was to get vaccinated or not play in the NBA,” Wiggins told reporters this