Time of service matters but the Players Association will fund the program, through UnitedHealthcare, for all former players who played at least three years. Those with 10 or more years will receive family coverage. “The players to my, frankly, delight, were receptive to the idea and felt it was something important that they should do for both the retired players and for themselves at some level because they’re all going to be retired players too one day,” Roberts said.
September 27, 2021 | 12:35 pm EDT Update
Oleh Kosel: Zion Williamson says he wasn’t able to be around the rest of his teammates much this summer because he was “steadily rehabbing.” However, he acknowledges that he and the rest of the players on the roster are brothers so there’s no issues whatsoever.
Duvalier Johnson: JaMychal Green on vaccination status:”Everybody is grown, it’s they own decision.” He went on to say he is fully vaccinated and he hopes that everyone jumps on board. pic.twitter.com/2yLEusYUQa