Blues' David Perron added to COVID-19 protocol list

St. Louis Blues' David Perron (57) controls the puck as Minnesota Wild's Marcus Johansson (90) defends during the first period of an NHL hockey game Friday, April 9, 2021, in St. Louis. (Jeff Roberson/AP)

St. Louis Blues forward David Perron was added to the NHL's COVID-19 protocol list on Saturday, according to Sportsnet's Chris Johnston.

Perron joins teammates Nathan Walker and Jake Walman on the list. Walker was added on Friday, while Walman was a late scratch on Monday after testing positive for the virus.

Perron has 19 goals and 58 points during the regular season. The Blues will faceoff against the Colorado Avalanche in Round 1 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, with Game 1 set for Monday.

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