Former Suns F Cedric Ceballos says he is hospitalized with COVID-19

Sep 7, 2021, 11:39 AM

Former NBA player Cedric Ceballos tweeted Tuesday that he is currently in the hospital fighting COVID-19.

Ceballos tweeted that he’s been in the intensive care unit for the past 10 days.

“On my 10th day in ICU, COVID-19 is officially kicking my (butt),” Ceballos wrote along with a picture of him in a hospital bed.

“I am asking ALL family, friends, prayer warriors healers for your prayers and well wish for my recovery.”

Tuesday’s update was his first tweet in two weeks.

He played part of six seasons with the Phoenix Suns during his NBA career. Ceballos was part of the 1992-93 Western Conference championship-winning team. He scored 12.8 points per game in the 1992-93 season and led the NBA in field goal percentage at 57.6%.

Ceballos averaged 11.8 points with 4.5 rebounds per game during his time with the Suns.

He also played for the Los Angeles Lakers, Dallas Mavericks, Miami Heat and the Detroit Pistons during his 11-year career. Ceballos earned one All-Star appearance with the Lakers in the 1994-95 season.

Phoenix Suns

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23) celebrates next to guard Klay Thompson (11) durin...
Associated Press

Warriors close out Mavericks in 5 games, advance to NBA Finals

The Warriors advanced to their sixth NBA Finals in the past eight seasons by beating the Mavericks 120-110 on Thursday.
1 day ago
Chris Paul #3 of the Phoenix Suns is fouled by Patrick Beverley #21 of the LA Clippers during the s...
Haboob Blog

ESPN’s Kendrick Perkins confronts Pat Beverley over Chris Paul criticism

Kendrick Perkins confronted Patrick Beverley about contradictions in his analysis of Suns G Chris Paul and James Harden on ESPN's First Take.
1 day ago
Phoenix Suns forward Cameron Johnson (23) smiles after a three pointer against the New York Knicks ...
Arizona Sports

Cam Johnson buzzer-beater, Devin Booker style up for NBA fan vote

Two Phoenix Suns are up for a vote in the 2021-22 NBA Fan Favorite awards honoring the best of the regular season.
3 days ago
Devin Booker #1 of the Phoenix Suns during the second half of Game One of the Western Conference Se...
Kellan Olson

Devin Booker earns 1st Team All-NBA, 1st Suns player to do so since 2007

Phoenix Suns shooting guard Devin Booker has long been disrespected nationally but this season he has been properly recognized.
2 days ago
Phoenix Suns center Deandre Ayton, left, reacts with head coach Monty Williams during the first hal...
Kevin Zimmerman

Report: Suns’ finale could echo Deandre Ayton-Monty Williams dynamic

As Deandre Ayton prepares to receive free agency interest, the rumor mill might tell us if Phoenix wants to match an offer.
2 days ago
Washington Commanders guard Chris Paul works during a rookie minicamp practice at the team's NFL fo...
Haboob Blog

Chris Paul or CP3? Commanders quiz their rookies

Chris Paul, Washington Commanders rookie guard, shares a name and position with Phoenix Suns guard Chris Paul.
4 days ago
Former Suns F Cedric Ceballos says he is hospitalized with COVID-19