Patrice Bergeron is the most recent member of the Boston Bruins placed into COVID-19 Protocol. Bergeron will be joining line-mate Brad Marchand, and Craig Smith. Marchand and Smith were placed in protocol Tuesday afternoon.
Bergeron, in 25 games this season, has posted a 10-goal and 23-point stat line so far. The Captain was also starting a hot streak for himself, tallying two goals and five points in the previous five games.
After a 4-1 loss to the Vegas, a game where Bergeron scored the lone goal, the Bruins are now without two of the three players on their front line.
The rest of the week looks to be a rough one for the Bruins. They travel to New York to face the Islanders, then travel to Montreal and Ottawa on Saturday and Sunday.
(Photo of Patrice Bergeron by Steve Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images)