NHL announces no positive COVID-19 tests for ninth straight week

The NHL logo is seen on a goal. (Mark Humphrey/CP/AP)

For the ninth straight week and with the Stanley Cup Playoffs almost complete, the NHL hasn't recorded any positive COVID-19 tests.

The league announced Monday that it has received zero positive tests for the week of Sept. 20 to 26 inside of the secure zone. Per the league’s release, 773 tests were administered to those inside the Edmonton bubble.

Following the conclusion of the Stanley Cup Final, the league will issue an update for the final round of testing.

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