Colorado Avalanche player tests positive for COVID-19

The third confirmed case of the virus from the NHL.

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This just in, the Colorado Avalanche have announced that one of their players has tested positive for COVID-19.

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The Colorado Avalanche were advised today that a player has tested positive for the COVID-19 virus. The player has been at home in isolation since the first symptoms appeared, has recovered and is back to normal. The Avalanche have notified anyone who has had known close contact with the athlete.  
The health and safety of our players, staff, fans, and community remains our highest priority. The Avalanche organization will continue to work in conjunction with our medical staff and public health officials to do everything we can to help the Avalanche community remain safe and healthy during this time.

The Avs have not named the player at this time. The player is believed to be the third NHL player to test positive for COVID-19, following the news of two Ottawa Senators' players also testing positive. More to come.