Tag Archives: COVID-19

Additional Hub City Details: Life Inside The NHL Secure Zones

The NHL shared details of life inside the hub cities with players and team staff Thursday evening. Restaurants, activities, lounges, security setup, renderings of how arenas will look, the philosophy behind in-game presentation, new campaign intiatives and more were presented … Continue reading

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Martin Fehervary Misses First Practice, Ilya Samsonov Still Out: Day 8 of Capitals Training Camp

After a day off on Tuesday, the Washington Capitals returned to work on Wednesday for their eighth day of training camp at MedStar Capitals Iceplex. The team will hold practices through Saturday before departing for Toronto on Sunday. The Capitals … Continue reading

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Martin Fehervary Takes Stick To Face, But No Stitches Required

Photo: nhl.com/capitals At a distance, it’s difficult to estimate the status of the 20-year-old defenseman. He is one of several young Capitals prospects looking to join a loaded Washington line-up and one of the favorites to win the Stanley Cup. … Continue reading

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Capitals Hold Second Team Scrimmage; Alex Alexeyev Joins Practice, Ilya Samsonov Still A No Show: Day 7 Of Capitals Training Camp

Photo: @Capitals We’re getting closer. The Washington Capitals were back to work on Monday for day 7 of their 2020 summer training camp. The team will be off on Tuesday, then hold practices through Saturday before departing for Toronto on … Continue reading

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NHL Tweaks Round Robin Game Schedule – Capitals-Bruins Game Changed To Sunday, August 9

Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports NEW YORK (July 20, 2020) – The National Hockey League today announced a schedule change for two games in the Eastern Conference Round Robin of the 2020 Stanley Cup Qualifiers: 

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Two NHL Players Have Tested Positive For COVID-19 Since Phase Three Began

Photo: Boston Landing The NHL announced on Monday that two players out of more than 800 tested for COVID-19 since training camps opened on July 13 have tested positive for the virus. A total of 2618 tests have been given.

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Six More NHL Players Tested Positive For COVID-19 In Past Week

Photo: YouTube Six NHL players have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past week, including one not in phase two protocol, the league announced on Monday as it transitioned to phase three (training camps) of the return-to-play plan. 4934 players … Continue reading

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Gary Bettman: “We Think We Have A Terrific Plan”

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman was a guest on CNN early this afternoon to discuss the return of hockey. Bettman discussed the league’s established protocols and evaluation metrics with regards to testing for COVID-19.

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Penguins Elect To Sit Nine Players On First Day of Training Camp Due To Potential Exposure To COVID-19

According to an official announcement from the Pittsburgh Penguins via their social media platforms, the team has elected to sit nine players due to risks associated with potential exposure to COVID-19.

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Report: At Least Three Canadiens Players Test Positive For COVID-19 On Eve Of Phase Three

Photo: Provencher Roy According to The Athletic’s Arpon Basu, sources have said “at least three” Montreal Canadiens players have tested positive for COVID-19 on the eve of training camp.

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