20 Coronavirus Cases Linked To Hockey Rink

Oct 27, 2020
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Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont says no additional restrictions on winter high school sports are needed to handle a spike in cases linked to ice hockey.  That's after governors in Vermont and New Hampshire suspended all ice rink reservations for two weeks amid 150 cases related to broomball and hockey games.

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At least 18 ice hockey players at Yale University in Connecticut tested positive for COVID-19 in the past week. The outbreak prompted Yale to raise its campus virus alert from “low” to “moderate.”

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The Islanders are coming back to Long Island.

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There are no plans for the New York Islanders to play any regular season games at the Nassau Coliseum next year, despite an agreement that calls for at least four to be played at their old home.