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Ex-NBA star suing insurance company for $40M for allegedly denying coverage for COVID-19-related heart disease

Former NBA player Michael Kidd-Gilchrist has been diagnosed with COVID-19-related myocarditis and has not played in the NBA since 2020.

The 2012 second overall pick had acute chest pain in December 2020 and was advised not to play basketball.

Now, the former Kentucky star is suing an insurance company over a denial of coverage claim.

The forward averaged 8.4 points and 5.4 rebounds per game in his career.

Kidd-Gilchrist averaged 11.9 points and 7.4 boards per game his lone year at Kentucky, when he won a national championship.

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