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NHL To Attempt Hosting A Full 2021 Season

NHL To Attempt Hosting A Full 2021 Season

The 2020 NHL season adjusted to the demands and protocols of health experts battling the COVID-19 pandemic. The league had to host a shortened and postponed season this year. But for the next season, the NHL is prepared for what the future has to offer. NHL commissioner Gary Brettman is positive that the league would […]

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Lawsuit Alleges NHL, Other Leagues Of Exploiting Players

Lawsuit Alleges NHL, Other Leagues Of Exploiting Players

A proposed class-action lawsuit accuses the NHL and other major hockey leagues across Canada and the United States as part of an unlawful arrangement that limits young players’ opportunities in the industry. The lawsuit was filed by one Kobe Mohr, a 21-year-old hockey player from Lloydminster, Alberta. Mohr previously played for four teams in the […]

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NHL 2020 Draft New Releases And Free Agency Schedulea

NHL 2020 Draft New Releases And Free Agency Schedule

As the COVID-19 pandemic blurs the future, the NHL is forced to make additional changes to its return-to-play plans. The league once again adjusted its calendar following the conclusion of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. From the reports of Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman and The Athletic’s Pierre LeBrun, the 2020 NHL Draft will now take place virtually […]

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NHL Teams Strategize Roster Upgrades With Flat Salary Cap

NHL Teams Strategize Roster Upgrades With Flat Salary Cap

Like every other sports league affected by the pandemic, the NHL was forced to face a series of cost-cutting measures. But the league has other flexible financial plans in mind. As part of its return-to-play plan, the NHL’s salary cap will remain flat at $81.5 million for the 2020-21 season. Seven NHL teams are taking […]

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NHL Forfeits Coyotes Two Draft Picks Due To Testing Violations

NHL Forfeits Coyotes Two Draft Picks Due To Testing Violations

The NHL and National Hockey League Players Association (NHLPA) kept the league’s bubble environment COVID-free because of their strict health and safety standards and return-to-play protocols. Stanley Cup playoff games are held in empty arenas, and COVID-19 hasn’t negatively impacted any game yet. However, despite NHL and NHLPA’s combined efforts to prevent the spread of […]

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NHL 2020 Playoffs: Viewing Schedule And TV Guide

NHL 2020 Playoffs: Viewing Schedule And TV Guide

The NHL heads to the playoffs after a successful regular season run. Despite the pandemic and a four-month-long hiatus, the league is back in full force. The original 24 teams in the postseason who battled it out in round-robin and elimination qualifying rounds are now down to 16. The playoffs will determine the final seedings […]

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NHL Round-Robin Standings; Flyers, Knights As Top Seeds

NHL Round-Robin Standings; Flyers, Knights As Top Seeds

The Stanley Cup Playoffs just started in the hub cities of Edmonton and Toronto. After two days worth of matches, the NHL round-robin schedule concluded the final standings of teams from the two conferences. The top four teams in the regular season of the Eastern and Western Conferences played a three-game round-robin to determine the […]

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NHL To Introduce Artificial Crowd And Noise During Live Games

NHL To Introduce Artificial Crowd And Noise During Live Games

The COVID-19 pandemic forced the NHL to postpone the conclusion of its season, reduce the regular-season games, and restart in empty arenas. But the league is determined to host its 2020 season as authentic and ‘normal’ as possible. NHL won’t be compromising the satisfaction and participation of ice hockey fans across the globe with its […]

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NHL Stanley Cup 2020 Qualifiers TV Schedule

NHL Stanley Cup 2020 Qualifiers TV Schedule

The NHL is trying its hardest to cater to fans who wish to see the conclusion of the 2020 season and cheer for their favorite teams. The COVID-19 pandemic remains a big threat across the globe, and it’s not advisable for international sports leagues to host public matches. Jam-packed arenas carrying millions of football fans […]

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2020 NHL Stanley Cup Qualifiers Schedule

2020 NHL Stanley Cup Qualifiers Schedule

The NHL is officially restarting its season next month after recently finalizing its hub cities. The league just released the complete round-robin and qualifying-round schedules for urgent season comeback games in all conferences. Starting August 1, each conference will have four best-of-five qualifying round match-ups. Eastern Conference games will be played at the Scotiabank Arena […]

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