The Halifax Mooseheads have postponed video games on Saturday and Wednesday after a workforce worker examined optimistic for COVID-19.
The worker has not been involved with any gamers or hockey workers, in response to a launch Saturday.
The Mooseheads mentioned they had been being cautious although Public Health advised them they did not must 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 workers will now self-monitor.
• Members of the group who’ve been involved with the contaminated individual will probably be examined.
• Public Health officers have been contacted by the league. They are exploring the character of all contacts between gamers and workers. Any extra findings will probably be shared with the workforce and the league.
Rescheduled dates for the video games will probably 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 through Ticket Atlantic by calling 902-451-1221.
The Halifax scenario comes the identical week as a minimum of 5 upcoming video games involving the Saint John Sea Dogs and Cape Breton had been postponed after a optimistic COVID-19 take a look at.
The optimistic take a look at is inside the Saint John group, however on Friday the workforce mentioned the case just isn’t travel-related.
According to a launch, neither the Sea Dogs nor the Eagles will probably be allowed to participate in video games till Public Health has accomplished its investigation.