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Numbers for the 2019-2020 NHL Regular Season

The NHL’s public relations department on Friday released their regular season recap for the 2019-2020 season. The NHL announced Tuesday that the 2019-20 regular season was deemed complete through games of March 11, the day before the League paused play due to … Continue reading

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Opening Odds for All First-Round Playoff Matchups

On Tuesday the NHL presented their initial framework for the return to play and their plan for completion of the 2019-2020 season. The top four teams from each conference (based on points percentage) will advance to the playoffs, while the … Continue reading

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U.S. Government Releases Order Facilitating Return of Foreign Athletes To United States

Friday afternoon acting U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Chad F. Wolf signed an order that exempts certain foreign professional athletes who compete in professional sporting events organized by certain leagues, including their essential staff and their dependents, from proclamations barring … Continue reading

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Stanley Cup Odds Remain Open Despite 24-Team Playoff Becoming Likely

Vegas sportsbooks just released the latest odds to win the 2020 Stanley Cup, with the Washington Capitals now sitting at 12 to 1 odds. The Capitals were 8 to 1 favorites to win the Stanley Cup back in December, and … Continue reading

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Report: Idea Of Having 2020 NHL Draft In June Is “Not Dead But It’s On Life Support”

Photo: Amny The NHL is still optimistic that the 2019-20 season can be completed and more things are opening up as each day passes, according to TSN Insider Bob McKenzie. The plan is in place and the league is working … Continue reading

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Calgary Flames GM Brad Treliving Senses Positive News From NHL Next Week

Photos: @Capitals Calgary Flames General Manager Brad Treliving senses hockey fans may hear some good news at some point next week. In an interview with Sportsnet’s Eric Francis, Treliving stated he sensed gaining momentum with regards to what the potential restart … Continue reading

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How Much Money Does An NHL Home Game Generate?

Much has been made lately about the fact that a majority of the NHL’s annual revenue comes from television and media deals. It’s the sole reason the NHL can afford to play to empty arenas, when other hockey leagues cannot. … Continue reading

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Commissioner Bettman: Cancelling Season “Not Something I’m Even Contemplating”

Photo: Jonathan Hayward / AP NHL commissioner Gary Bettman on Tuesday afternoon dismissed any notion that the league will not be able to resume 2019-2020 season and award the Stanley Cup at some point over the next several months.

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Point-Counterpoint: The Case For and Against Finishing The 2019-2020 NHL Season

Photo: @Capitals The 2019-20 NHL season paused on March 12 due to the coronavirus pandemic and all but two hockey leagues across the planet have canceled the remainder of their seasons. In this NoVa Caps “Point-Counterpoint” we debate: Should the … Continue reading

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Bringing The Fans Back: Options For Deciding Who Gets Tickets If Capital One Arena Hosts Games

With some states beginning to reopen and the National Hockey League having preliminary discussions about what the season would look like if the season resumes, NoVa Caps takes a look at answering the question on the minds of many Capitals … Continue reading

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