The NHL announced its enhanced COVID-19 measures Thursday, which include rapid testing on game days, according to Sportsnet's Elliotte Friedman.

Other key protocols include:

  • Asking that players remain at home as much as possible (except for practices/games)
  • Recommending household members limit discretionary activities outside the home
  • Use of KN95 masks
  • Mandate that all meetings be held virtually
  • Glass removed from benches and penalty box