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Commissioner Bettman Says NHL Still a Few Weeks Away From Deciding on Season

Photo: NHL via Getty Images NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman appeared on NBC Sports Network’s Lunch Talk Live with Mike Tirico Tuesday afternoon to discuss the status of the 2019-20 season amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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The Hope to Have Fans Back in Arenas and Stadiums by August or September: News from President Trump’s Call with Major-League Sports Commissioners

On Saturday afternoon, President Donald Trump held a conference call with all major-league sports commissioners discussing the all-of-America response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Commissioner Gary Bettman was on the call for the NHL. President Trump recognized the “good work” done … Continue reading

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Gary Bettman: NHL Doing “All Sorts Of Modeling” To Figure How 2019-20 Season Will Play Out

Photo: SI NHL commissioner Gary Bettman appeared on Sportsnet’s “Hockey Central” on Thursday to discuss the future of the 2019-20 season after it was paused in the midst of the coronavirus outbreak, the impact on next season, and Utah Jazz … Continue reading

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NHL Players Expected To Stay In Their Team’s Cities During League’s Pause

Photo: Canoe.com After the NHL decided to pause their season on Thursday due to the coronavirus outbreak, Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly announced that clubs are expected to remain in their home cities until play resumes.

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NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman Discusses 2021 All-Star Weekend In Florida, Diversity, & Digital Innovations

Screencap: Sportsnet NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman spoke to the media prior to Friday’s All-Star Skills event and discussed the 2021 All-Star Weekend hosted by the Florida Panthers, diversity and inclusion efforts, player and puck tracking, and other digital advancements.

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Alex Ovechkin Receives Wayne Gretzky International Award; Neal Henderson Enshrined In USA Hockey Hall Of Fame

Photo: USA Hockey Hall Of Fame Alex Ovechkin was honored as the recipient of the prestigious Wayne Gretzky International Award as part of the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Induction Celebration on Thursday at the Marriott Marquis in Washington, D.C. … Continue reading

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NHL Guarded About Releasing First Salary Cap Estimates For 2020-2021 Season

At this week’s NHL Board of Governors meetings in San Francisoco, Commissioner Gary Bettman was guarded when asked about salary cap projections for next season. He refused to give an estimate. Instead, he recognized that the final number will come as … Continue reading

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Monday Madness: Tempers Flare in Capitals-Ducks Contest, Garnet Hathaway Given Match Penalty

Photo: Rob Carr/Getty Images Already dominating play in their Monday night game against the Anaheim Ducks at Capital One Arena, the Capitals kicked up their intense play with some back-and-forth physical play with the visitors in the second period. However, … Continue reading

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Commissioner Bettman Provides Update On Puck-Tracking Technology Rollout

Speaking at the Prime Time Sports and Entertainment Sports Management Conference on Monday morning, NHL commissioner Gary Bettman said he is hopeful puck-tracking technology will be in place before the start of the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs. This is the … Continue reading

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Gary Bettman Speaks to the Media at NHL Global Series

The NHL Commissioner took the podium to discuss hot topics around the league. Continue reading

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