For the moment, the Nashville Predators can not count on defenseman Luca Sbisa. The 30-year-old was announced yesterday by his team as a "non-roster player" together with his new teammate Mikael Granlund. It is clear now that the two players are absent due to the Covid-19 protocol of the NHL. Players on the list published by the NHL will not be able to practice, travel or play in games.
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Luca Sbisa unavailable to the Predators due to Covid-19 protocol
"Covid-19 Protocol Related Absences" can be the result of a number of factors including quarantine for travel.
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