3rd Avalanche player tests positive for COVID-19
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A third Colorado Avalanche player tested positive for COVID-19, the NHL announced Tuesday. The player is self-isolating and hasn't had close contact with other Avalanche players or staff.

Eight players in the league have now tested positive, with five on the Ottawa Senators and three on the Avalanche.

Last week, the NHL reportedly extended its self-quarantine period for players and staff until April 15.

3rd Avalanche player tests positive for COVID-19
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