Chicago Blackhawks to be deprived of Seth Jones after rearguard tests positive for COVID-19, athleticism Aaron Portzline reported on Tuesday.
The team is scheduled to play Tuesday night against the Columbus Blue Jackets, for whom Jones has played six seasons.
Jones was acquired by the Blackhawks last July as part of a successful deal. This season he has played 35 games for Chicago, scoring three goals and 25 points while averaging the most ice time at any point in his career.
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