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Sports NHL's COVID protocol-related absences for May 6, 2021

02:11  07 may  2021
02:11  07 may  2021 Source:   prohockeyrumors.com

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NHL ' s COVID protocol - related absences for May 5, 2021 . other reasons as outlined in the COVID -19 Protocol." Players removed today: Evgeny Svechnikov, Detroit Red Wings. Now new players have been added so far, though several teams have yet to submit their report.

COVID - related absence protocol list. The NHL will place players on the COVID - related absence protocol list for a variety of reasons that may or may not include (1) an initial positive test which remains unconfirmed until confirmatory testing is completed pursuant to the Positive Test Protocol ; (2) mandated isolation for symptomatic individuals pursuant to the Positive Test Protocol ; (3) required quarantine as a high-risk close contact.

Each day, the NHL will publicly release the list of players that are unavailable to their respective teams due to being in COVID-19 Protocol. Here is today’s list so far:

a hockey game in the snow: Avalanche goaltender Devan Dubnyk is in the COVID protocol. © Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports Avalanche goaltender Devan Dubnyk is in the COVID protocol.

Calgary – TBA (previously Josh Leivo)

Colorado – Devan Dubnyk

Washington – Evgeny Kuznetsov

As a reminder, inclusion on this list does not mean that a player has tested positive for Coronavirus or even that they have been confirmed as a close contact to another positive person. Included in the NHL’s list of possible reasons for someone being on the list is are the following:

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Before the puck dropped on the 2021 NHL season, the league had already been impacted by COVID -19. Aside from the start date being pushed to Jan. 13, a number of players tested positive and four teams had training camps suspended for at least one day or a large number of players miss time. Prior to the league' s opening game on Wednesday, the NHL announced two players would miss the first game with what was listed as COVID protocol - related absences . Players listed under this category may not have necessarily tested positive for coronavirus; placing them on the list could be a

Such “ COVID Protocol Related Absences ” can be the result of a number of factors including, among others: (1) an initial positive test which remains unconfirmed until confirmatory testing is completed pursuant to the Positive Test Protocol; (2) mandated isolation for symptomatic individuals pursuant to the Positive Test Protocol; (3) No additional detail will be provided either by the League or the Club, including the precise reason the Player is unavailable or how long he might be out. On game days, teams have until 5 p.m. local time to report their results. COVID Protocol Related Absences – Jan.

"(1) an initial positive test which remains unconfirmed until confirmatory testing is completed pursuant to the Positive Test Protocol; (2) mandated isolation for symptomatic individuals pursuant to the Positive Test Protocol; (3) required quarantine as a high-risk close contact in accordance with the Positive Test Protocol; (4) isolation based on a confirmed positive test result and/or; (5) quarantine for travel or other reasons as outlined in the COVID-19 Protocol."

Players removed today: None

No new players hit the list, but Kuznetsov remains out for the Capitals. This is his third day in the protocol and certainly makes his status for tomorrow’s game against the Philadelphia Flyers uncertain. Still, this can be considered something of a win for the NHL as they try to get as close to clear as possible before the playoffs begin.

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Such “ COVID Protocol Related Absences ” can be the result of a number of factors including, among others: (1) an initial positive test which remains unconfirmed until confirmatory testing is completed pursuant to the Positive Test Protocol; (2) mandated isolation for symptomatic individuals pursuant to the Positive Test Protocol; (3) No additional detail will be provided either by the League or the Club, including the precise reason the Player is unavailable or how long he might be out. On game days, teams have until 5 p.m. local time to report their results. COVID Protocol Related Absences – Feb.

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