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Ovechkin, 3 Caps on NHL COVID List, Team Fined After Playing Penguins – Pittsburgh Hockey Now

Alex Ovechkin and three other Washington Capitals, including Evgeni Kuznetsoz, were added to the NHL unavailable due to the COVID list, but not because they tested positive. The players, including Ovechkin and Kuznetsov, gathered in a hotel room without face coverings.
The team was fined $100,000 for the infraction, “which involved social interactions among team members who were in close contact and who were not wearing face coverings,” according to the NHL statement.
While neither the team nor…

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