Golden State Warriors

NBA denies Golden State Warriors forward Andrew Wiggins' request for religious exemption of the COVID-19 vaccine

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Andrew Wiggins (NBA Getty Images)

NEW YORK, Sep. 24, 2021 - The NBA issued the following statement today regarding Golden State Warriors' Andrew Wiggins' request for religious exemption from COVID-19 vaccination:

"The NBA has reviewed and denied Andrew Wiggins' request for religious exemption from the San Francisco Department of Public Health's order requiring COVID-19 vaccination for all participants age 12 and older at large indoor events. Wiggins will not be able to play in Warriors home games until he fulfills the city's vaccination requirements."

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