NEW YORK – The National Hockey League published today the following statement on Phase 2 of the test:
Since the NHL, Clubs have been allowed to open their training facilities on June 8, all Players entering these facilities for voluntary training have been subjected to mandatory COVID-19 testing. Today, more than 200 Players have undergone several tests. A total of 11 of these Players have tested positive. All of the Players who tested positive have been withdrawn and are following the CDC and Health in Canada protocols.The NHL will provide a weekly update on the number of tests administered to Players and the results of these tests. The League will not provide information on the identity of the Players or their Clubs.