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Lightning Players, Staff Who Tested Positive For COVID-19 Return To Informal Skates

Photo: Carrie Underwood Fans The three Tampa Bay Lightning players and two staff members who tested positive for COVID-19, which forced the team to shut down their facilities for five days after phase two of the NHL’s return-to-play plan opened … Continue reading

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NHL Positive COVID-19 Test Count Up To 35 Since Phase Two Begun

Photo: Missourinet The NHL announced on Monday morning that 23 players have tested positive for COVID-19 since phase two opened on June 8. In addition, 12 others who have not been in phase two protocol have tested positive for the … Continue reading

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Report: NHL, Players’ Association Finalize “Tentative Agreement” On Phases 3 & 4 Protocols But Still Working On CBA Extension

Photo: TSN According to TSN’s Bob McKenzie, the NHL and players’ association have finalized a “tentative agreement” on the phases three and four protocols of the league’s return-to-play plan but are still finalizing the details of the CBA extension, which … Continue reading

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Report: Four Blues Players And One Coach Test Positive For COVID-19

Photo: NHL.com A source told St. Louis Today that four players and one coach for the St. Louis Blues tested positive for COVID-19, which is why the team closed their practice facility for the July Fourth holiday weekend on Friday. … Continue reading

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Report: NHL, Players’ Association Closing In On CBA Extension Agreement

Photo: Full Press Coverage The NHL and players’ association are optimistic that a return-to-play and six-year CBA agreement will be reached on Saturday, according to TSN’s Frank Seravalli. Both the NHL’s Board of Governors and the NHLPA’s full membership will … Continue reading

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Report: Blues Cancel Informal Skates After Multiple Players Test Positive For COVID-19

Photo: Centene Community Ice Center According to The Athletic’s Jeremy Rutherford, sources told him that the defending Stanley Cup Champion St. Louis Blues were forced to close their practice facility this week after “multiple” players tested positive for COVID-19. However, … Continue reading

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Report: NHL Targetting August 1 Resumption Of Play

Photo: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images According to TSN, the NHL is targetting an August 1 start for the Stanley Cup play-ins and round-robin tournaments and scheduling phase two of the draft lottery just nine days later. Last week, a team that … Continue reading

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Report: NHL Training Camp Start Date Pushed Back By At Least Three Days

According to the New York Post’s Larry Brooks, the NHL has informed teams that phase three of the league’s return-to-play plan, training camps, will not start before Monday, July 13.

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Report: Edmonton Will Host 2020 Conference, Stanley Cup Finals

Photo: RogersPlace.com According to TSN’s Bob McKenzie, Edmonton will host the Conference Finals and the 2020 Stanley Cup Final. It was reported earlier this week that the city will be one of the two hubs to host the 2020 Stanley Cup … Continue reading

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Report: Edmonton, Toronto Awarded Two Hub Cities For 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs Barring Any “Last-Minute Complications”

Photo: Sports Video Group According to TSN’s Bob McKenzie, Edmonton and Toronto will be the two hub cities to host the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs barring any “last-minute complications” like what happened with Vancouver and Las Vegas, who appeared to … Continue reading

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