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Morning sports update: Duron Harmon thanked Patriots fans after being traded to the Lions

Marcus Smart announced that he tested positive for coronavirus in a message on social media, but noted that he “feels fine.” Smart stressed social distancing and that “COVID-19 must be taken w the highest of seriousness.”

Tom Brady officially signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, announcing the move on social media and adding that he’s “excited, humble and hungry.”

And the Red Sox announced Thursday evening that starting pitcher Chris Sale will undergo Tommy John surgery, ruling him out of the 2020 season (which is currently on hold due to coronavirus).

Duron Harmon’s goodbye message to New England: Harmon, a Patriots safety since New England picked him in the 2013 draft, was traded to the Lions earlier this week.