NHL: League “Pauses” 2019-2020 Season

As expected, the NHL has announced the suspension of play due to the coronavirus outbreak. The decision was made about 16 hours after the NBA announced the suspension of play for a minimum of 30 days. Several European leagues also cancelled play in the post-season, while numerous other public and private gatherings were cancelled. WithContinue reading “NHL: League “Pauses” 2019-2020 Season”

NHL: Remainder of Season in Jeopardy as NBA Suspends Play

When news came down Wednesday evening that the NBA was suspending its season because of the coronavirus, you had to know the NHL would be watching. As of right now, we know that the NHL is mulling over its options. And that’s all we know. “The National Hockey League is aware of the NBA’s decisionContinue reading “NHL: Remainder of Season in Jeopardy as NBA Suspends Play”

NHL: Yes, the League Has a Coronavirus Contingency Plan

The coronavirus has thrown many sports leagues into upheaval with regard to scheduling and handling the outbreak and the National Hockey League is no different. The NHL has a contingency plan going forward, one that addresses the possibility of postponing games or changing the way games take place. There are, according to Sportsnet’s Chris Johnston,Continue reading “NHL: Yes, the League Has a Coronavirus Contingency Plan”