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Virus Knocks Out 2 Games For Halifax Junior Team

The Latest on the results of the coronavirus outbreak on sports activities world wide:


A multi-team mens faculty basketball occasion scheduled for Sioux Falls, South Dakota, subsequent week nonetheless wants one group to fill out the sector after No. 11 Creighton pulled out due to a COVID-19 outbreak on the group.

Five of the unique eight groups introduced for the Crossover Classic have withdrawn. No. 15 West Virginia, Memphis, Wichita State, South Dakota State, Utah State, Saint Marys and Northern Iowa are set to play within the occasion Wednesday via Friday on the Pentagon.

Creighton has had an undisclosed variety of gamers or workers check constructive for the coronavirus.


The Los Angeles Chargers have positioned linebacker Kyzir White on the reserve/COVID-19 record. The record is for gamers who both check constructive for COVID-19 or have been in shut contact with somebody who has been contaminated.

White is in his third season and leads the group in tackles with 68. Los Angeles (2-7) has misplaced three straight going into Sundays recreation in opposition to the New York Jets.


The Halifax Mooseheads are the newest Quebec Major Junior Hockey group to droop in-person actions after a workers member examined constructive for COVID-19.

The league mentioned Saturday the staffer didn’t have any contact with gamers or hockey workers, however gamers and workers at the moment are isolating as a precaution and public well being officers have been contacted.

Halifaxs Saturday recreation in opposition to the Charlottetown Islanders was postponed, together with a Wednesday recreation in opposition to the Cape Breton Eagles. The Mooseheads are the sixth group within the league to announce a constructive check.

The QMJHL is the one one in every of three Canadian major-junior hockey leagues to start out play this season. The Ontario Hockey League and Western Hockey League have mentioned they plan to start within the New Year.


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