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Capitals’ Brenden Dillon: “They Live Good In Washington. They’ve Got Everything.”

Washington Capitals defenseman Brenden Dillon talked to NBC Sports about training and how life as a hockey player has changed during the NHL pause, which has been in effect since March 12 due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Report: NHL Has Not Ruled Out Doing Draft In Early June

Photo: Sporting News The NHL issued a new memo to teams on Friday, which stated that the 2020 NHL Draft could be done before the 2019-20 season resumes. Sportsnet’s Elliotte Freidman told NHL Network earlier this week that this draft … Continue reading

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Report: NHL Now Looking At Games Being Played In Each Team’s Host City

Photo: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images The NHL may be pivoting away from the possibility of playing the remainder of the 2019-20 regular season in four centralized spots, and is now looking into playing games in each team’s host city, according to … Continue reading

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NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman: “This Isn’t A Race To Be First Back.”

Photo: SI League Commissioner Gary Bettman joined NHL Network on Thursday to discuss the latest updates from the league as action has been paused since March 12 due to the coronavirus pandemic. There has been all sorts of speculation brewing … Continue reading

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Report: NHL’s Phase 2 Not Mandatory For Players

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images The second phase for the NHL to resume the 2019-20 season, which involves players skating in small groups, may not be mandatory, the TSN panel discussed on Thursday. However, there is no guarantee that players will … Continue reading

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Report: Most Popular Stanley Cup Playoff Format Involves Six Teams From Each Division Getting In If NHL Can’t Finish Regular Season

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images According to Sportsnet’s Mark Spector, the most popular 2020 Stanley Cup Playoff format if the 2019-20 NHL regular season cannot finish involves the top-six teams from each division getting into the tournament.

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Report: 2020 NHL Draft Will Be Held Online

Photo: Sporting News According to Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman, the 2020 NHL Draft will take place online after the league saw the success that the NFL had with the format last week.

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Report: NHL Expected To Extend Self-Quarantine Period To Mid-May

Photo: USA Today The NHL will likely extend its quarantine period for players and staff until Mid-May, according to TSN’s Darren Dreger.

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Report: 2020-21 NHL Season Could Begin In December, End In July

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images The NHL has discussed the 2020-21 NHL season starting in December with the 31 teams, according to The Athletic’s Pierre LeBrun. The NHL is still hoping to play a full 82-game slate next season.

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The NHL Extends Development Agreements For Next Season

Graphic: NHL The NHL announced on Tuesday that the player development agreements have been extended for the 2020-21 season.

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