COVID-19 continues to run rampant in the NHL as several teams deal with outbreaks. As cases continue to rise, more postponements could be on the horizon. Here’s the latest.
Full list of people currently in protocol (date entered in brackets):
Anaheim Ducks: John Gibson (Jan. 6), Simon Benoit (Jan. 13), Troy Terry (Jan. 15), Cam Fowler (Jan. 15), Anthony Stolarz (Jan. 15)
Arizona Coyotes: Scott Wedgewood (Jan. 10), Jakob Chychrun (Jan. 10), Cam Dineen (Jan. 10), Anton Stralman (Jan. 10), Andre Tourigny (head coach, Jan. 10), Corey Schwab (goaltending coach, Jan. 10)
Boston Bruins: Connor Clifton (Jan. 10), Matt Grzelcyk (Jan. 13)
— The Bruins placed one team staff member to the list (Jan. 13)
Carolina Hurricanes: Jaccob Slavin (Jan. 10)
Chicago Blackhawks: Seth Jones (Jan. 10), Kirby Dach (Jan. 13), Dylan Strome (Jan. 13), Brett Connolly (Jan. 15)
Columbus Blue Jackets: Cole Sillinger (Jan. 15)
Dallas Stars: Denis Gurianov (Jan. 10), Alexander Radulov (Jan. 12)
– The Stars also announced two members of the support staff have entered protocol (Jan. 12).
Edmonton Oilers: Dylan Holloway (Jan. 10), Kyle Turris (Jan. 12)
Florida Panthers: Jonas Johansson (Jan. 13)
Los Angeles Kings: Carl Grundstrom (Jan. 6), Adrian Kempe (Jan. 16)
Minnesota Wild: Joel Eriksson Ek (Jan. 14)
Montreal Canadiens: Gianni Fairbrother (Dec. 30)
Nashville Predators: Filip Forsberg (Jan. 8), Mattias Ekholm (Jan. 15)
New Jersey Devils: Janne Kuokkanen (Jan. 8)
– The Devils have also placed one member of the team’s locker room support staff in protocol (Jan. 11)
New York Islanders: Ryan Pulock (Jan. 11), Barry Trotz (head coach, Jan. 11)
New York Rangers: Barclay Goodrow (Jan. 10), Alexis Lafrenière (Jan. 13), Gord Murphy (assistant coach, Jan. 15)
Pittsburgh Penguins: Casey DeSmith (Jan. 9), Danton Heinen (Jan. 11), Zach Aston-Reese (Jan. 11)
San Jose Sharks: Alexander Barabanov (Jan. 12)
Seattle Kraken: Chris Driedger (Jan. 16)
St. Louis Blues: David Perron (Jan. 11), Pavel Buchnevich (Jan. 14)
Toronto Maple Leafs: Justin Holl (Jan. 14), Ondrej Kase (Jan. 14), Nick Ritchie (Jan. 14)
Vancouver Canucks: Justin Dowling (Dec. 30), Jaroslav Halak (Jan. 15)
Vegas Golden Knights: Shea Theodore (Jan. 11), Nolan Patrick (Jan. 11), Nicolas Roy (Jan. 11)
Washington Capitals: Conor Sheary (Jan. 15), John Carlson (Jan. 16)
Winnipeg Jets: Paul Stastny (Jan. 13), Eric Comrie (Jan. 13), Brenden Dillon (Jan. 13), Wade Flaherty (assistant coach, Jan. 13)
Vancouver Canucks: Jaroslav Halak (Jan. 15), Conor Garland (Jan. 16)
NOTE: List updated as of 12:30 a.m. on Dec. 17.
Editor’s Note: The COVID-19 situation, in the NHL and around the world, is constantly evolving. Readers in Canada can consult the country’s public health website for the latest.