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Former NHL enforcer Georges Laraque has tested positive for COVID-19.
The 43-year-old Laraque made the announcement on social media Thursday in a post showing him in a hospital gown.
“I guess I’m not invincible, just got diagnosed with Covid, since I’m asthmatic, not the best news, will fight it off!” Laraque said.
Laraque played 12 seasons in the NHL, including eight with the Edmonton Oilers and two with the Montreal Canadiens. He also suited up for the Phoenix Coyotes and Pittsburgh Penguins.