COVID-19 delays the start of the QMJHL playoffs

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Photo: Sabrina Gagné - QMJHL

Evan Nause (right) and the Remparts had their hands full with Rimouski’s Jacob Mathieu (left) in their last game of the regular season. The two teams will play each other in the first round of the playoffs.

The Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL) has suspended the activities of five of its Quebec-based teams, including the Quebec Remparts and the Gatineau Olympiques, which have players who have tested positive for COVID-19.