The Boston Bruins have issued a statement concerning their COVID-19 testing indicating that a player has tested positive for COVID-19.
The player reportedly tested positive, but two subsequent tests came back negative. The unnamed player is also asymptomatic.
Read below for the full press release announcement courtesy of the Bruins' official website:
BOSTON - Phase 2 of the NHL's Return to Play Plan requires all players to be tested for COVID-19 prior to using the team's facilities. As part of this process the Bruins were advised that a player tested positive for the COVID-19 virus. The player underwent two subsequent tests, and both returned negative. The player remains asymptomatic. The Bruins will continue to follow CDC recommendations and adhere to the NHL's protocol.
All Bruins players who have returned to this point during Phase 2 have now returned negative test results.
The Bruins, in conjunction with the National Hockey League, are providing these details in an effort to be transparent and will provide no further information at this time.
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