Canucks to resume practice Monday after cancelling activities on Sunday

Vancouver Canucks players at practice. (Darryl Dyck/CP)

The Vancouver Canucks will hold a training camp practice on Jan. 11, one day after the team cancelled practices and workouts out of an abundance of caution due to potential COVID-19 exposure.

According to the team, the practice will take place at 11:00 a.m. PT. Details about the potential exposure to the virus were not made available by the team at this time.

Vancouver was the fourth team to have training camps impacted by the novel coronavirus over the last three days.

The Pittsburgh Penguins cancelled practice Saturday after a potential exposure to COVID-19. The NHL was forced to delay the start of the Dallas Stars' season in light of six players and two staff members testing positive for the novel coronavirus.

The Columbus Blue Jackets also announced Friday that multiple players would miss practice due to the NHL's COVID-19 protocols.

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