Golden Knights place Theodore, Patrick, Roy in NHL’s COVID protocol

Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Shea Theodore (27) skates around Ottawa Senators left wing Ryan Dzingel (18) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)

The Vegas Golden Knights placed Shea Theodore, Nolan Patrick and Nicolas Roy in the NHL’s COVID protocol, ruling them out of the team’s game against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Tuesday night.

Vegas recalled Jake Leschyshyn, Jonas Rondbjerg and Daniil Miromanov from the AHL’s Henderson Silver Knights to make up for those absences.

Theodore, 26, has seven goals and 18 assists in 35 games for the Golden Knights this season.

In 35 games for Vegas, Roy has racked up seven goals and 12 assists.

Patrick, 23, has recorded one goal and two assists in nine games.

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