The Halifax Mooseheads have postponed video games on Saturday and Wednesday after a crew worker examined positive for COVID-19.
The worker has not been involved with any gamers or hockey employees, in accordance with a launch Saturday.
The Mooseheads mentioned they had been being cautious although Public Health advised them they did not have to take additional motion.
The Mooseheads had been attributable to host the Charlottetown Islanders on Saturday night time and Cape Breton Eagles on Wednesday.
The Quebec Major Junior Hockey League despatched a memo to Halifax executives outlining the next steps to align with COVID-19 protocols:
• Players and employees will now self-monitor.
• Members of the group who have been involved with the contaminated particular person will be examined.
• Public Health officers have been contacted by the league. They are exploring the character of all contacts between gamers and employees. Any extra findings will be shared with the crew and the league.
Rescheduled dates for the video games will be introduced within the coming days.
Other QMJHL video games delayed
Fans who had beforehand bought tickets for the video games can use their similar ticket for admission to the rescheduled video games, or obtain a refund or change by way of Ticket Atlantic by calling 902-451-1221.
The Halifax state of affairs comes the identical week as at the very least 5 upcoming video games involving the Saint John Sea Dogs and Cape Breton had been postponed after a positive COVID-19 check.
The positive check is throughout the Saint John group, however on Friday the crew mentioned the case will not be travel-related.
According to a launch, neither the Sea Dogs nor the Eagles will be allowed to participate in video games till Public Health has accomplished its investigation.