Hurricanes’ Brett Pesce, Tony DeAngelo Enter COVID-19 Protocol Day After Hosting Capitals

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The Carolina Hurricanes announced on Monday that defensemen Brett Pesce and Tony DeAngelo have entered COVID-19 protocol one day after the team lost 4-2 to the Washington Capitals at PNC Arena on Sunday.

The Hurricanes are set to travel to Dallas on Monday ahead of their clash against the Stars on Tuesday. Pesce and DeAngelo will quarantine in Raleigh.

This does raise eyebrows for the Capitals, who played the ‘Canes Sunday afternoon. Center Lars Eller returned to the lineup in the win over Carolina after contracting the virus during the team’s West Coast road trip earlier this month. He was required to quarantine in Anaheim, California, for ten days as a result of the NHL’s protocol.

The Capitals are back in action on Tuesday (7 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington) at FLA Live Arena visiting the Florida Panthers.

By Della Young

About Della Young

Della Young is a fiction writer based out of the Northern Virginia/Washington, D.C. area and an online student attending Full Sail University. She got her start in the entertainment industry at age seven as an actress. At the young age of nine, Della wrote a psychological thriller short story that sparked her interest in creative writing. She comes from a family of big Capitals fans and became inspired to start writing for sports. In her spare time, Della enjoys photography, traveling, and working on both sides of the camera. Follow Della on Twitter: @dellayoung
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1 Response to Hurricanes’ Brett Pesce, Tony DeAngelo Enter COVID-19 Protocol Day After Hosting Capitals

  1. Diane Doyle says:

    More Covid. Let’s hope our boys didn’t catch it from either DeAngelo or Pesce. Meanwhile, I now have a co-worker in Covid protocol.

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