Another day, another athlete in the news due to COVID-19. Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Calvin de Haan is in COVID-19 protocol. While it's unclear if de Haan has tested positive for COVID-19 at this point, entering protocol means he was at the very least in close contact with someone who has.
As the NHL continues to deal with multiple teams experiencing outbreaks, the Blackhawks haven't been the reason for any schedule cancellations up to this point.
A Panthers' COVID-19 outbreak led to the postponement of their game originally scheduled for December 21 in Chicago. The Blackhawks' next game is against the Dallas Stars on Thursday night in Chicago.