NHL 2021 season preview: New divisions and old rivals

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The NHL will kick off the start of 2021 season on Wednesday more than three months after successfully awarding the Stanley Cup to the Tampa Bay Lightning in ...

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The Buzzer: Stamkos, Farabee star on first night of 2020-21 NHL ...

1 week ago by NHL

Considering his age — he won't turn 21 until Feb. 25 — it's reasonable for Flyers fans to wonder if he's merely heating up. Granted, expecting Farabee to match ...

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NHL Opens New Season with New Format

1 week ago by WRUF

When the NHL left the playoff bubble in Toronto, there was a growing uncertainty on the terms of the 2021 season.

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NHL Opens New Season with New Format
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2021 NHL Opening Night: Blues, Maple Leafs, Canucks, Lightning ...

1 week ago by CBSSports.com

The Tampa Bay Lightning only lost four games throughout the entire postseason on their way to their second Stanley Cup title in franchise history in the NHL ...

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2021 NHL Opening Night: Blues, Maple Leafs, Canucks, Lightning ...
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Canadiens up, Blackhawks down, and six more takeaways from the ...

1 week ago by ESPN

Expect plenty of offense, a new crew of young players worth watching and more in a season that will look different than any in history.

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Canadiens up, Blackhawks down, and six more takeaways from the ...
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The NHL, despite the Dallas Stars' issues, is more positioned to ...

1 week ago by The Dallas Morning News

With the Mavericks announcing five players out due to NBA health and safety protocols, the Stars stepped up and said, “Hold my beer.” On the eve of what...

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The NHL, despite the Dallas Stars' issues, is more positioned to ...
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NHL COVID-19 case tracker: Updated list of players to miss games ...

1 week ago by Sporting News

Which NHL players have tested positive or otherwise missed games due to COVID protocol-related reasons so far in the 2021 season?

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5 Things To Watch In The 2020-21 NHL Season

1 week ago by Forbes

Coming three and a half months after the Tampa Bay Lightning hoisted the Stanley Cup in the bubble in Edmonton, the slate will include 56 regular-season games ...

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5 Things To Watch In The 2020-21 NHL Season
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Cal Foote to make NHL debut tonight in 2020-21 opener

1 week ago by Official site of the Tampa Bay Lightning

The 14th overall selection in the 2017 draft will be paired with Ryan McDonagh tonight against the Blackhawks.

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Cal Foote to make NHL debut tonight in 2020-21 opener
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Blackhawks vs. Lightning: Your Primer for the Start of the NHL Season

1 week ago by NBC Chicago

After one of the strangest offseasons in NHL history, the Chicago Blackhawks will finally be back on the ice Wednesday when they take on the defending Stanley ...

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Blackhawks vs. Lightning: Your Primer for the Start of the NHL Season
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NHL Power Rankings - Final preseason edition for the 2021 season

1 week ago by ESPN

With the puck ready to drop on a new season, we rank the teams 1 to 31 and add a reason for hope for every club heading into the campaign.

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NHL Power Rankings - Final preseason edition for the 2021 season
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NHL betting odds: Division winners, major awards

1 week ago by NHL

NHL odds: Division winners, major awards: Our friends at PointsBet supply us with odds for each division and four of the major awards.

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NHL betting odds: Division winners, major awards
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Stars players account for 17 of NHL's 27 COVID-19 cases from ...

1 week ago by CBSSports.com

The 2020-21 NHL season begins on Wednesday night and the league is dealing with numerous COVID-19 cases before one puck drops. The league ...

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Stars players account for 17 of NHL's 27 COVID-19 cases from ...
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NHL season primer: New divisions, less travel and more rivalry

1 week ago by Arizona Sports

When the puck drops on the NHL regular season in five rinks Wednesday, it will be the start of a 56-game sprint to the playoffs with all divisional play.

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NHL season primer: New divisions, less travel and more rivalry
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2021 NHL Opening Night: Live updates, highlights, and results as ...

1 week ago by CBSSports.com

Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Philadelphia Flyers, 5:30 p.m.; Montreal Canadiens vs. Toronto Maple Leafs, 7 p.m.; Chicago Blackhawks vs. Tampa Bay Lightning, 8 p.m. ...

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2021 NHL predictions: Central Division divided into clear tiers, with ...

1 week ago by Chicago Sun-Times

Six of the eight teams in the newly aligned division have legitimate playoffs aspirations, but that group probably won't include the Hawks. Plus, see our projected ...

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2021 NHL predictions: Central Division divided into clear tiers, with ...
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What We're Most Excited to Watch This NHL Season

1 week ago by The Ringer

The 2021 NHL season is upon us—one featuring lots of divisional realignment, a supercharged atmosphere, and Joe Thornton playing on a line full of kids.

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What We're Most Excited to Watch This NHL Season
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N.H.L. Enters Another Abbreviated Season

1 week ago by The New York Times

Tampa Bay will try to defend its title without one of its stars, and the Seattle expansion draft after the season will affect teams' personnel decisions.

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N.H.L. Enters Another Abbreviated Season
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NC Trump supporter said NHL pushed to have him fired. NHL said ...

1 week ago by Raleigh News & Observer

North Carolina man Dawson Buchanan said the NHL pressured Private Jet Services to fire him because he worked on Donald Trump's presidential campaign.

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NC Trump supporter said NHL pushed to have him fired. NHL said ...
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NHL Opening Day 2021 schedule: How to watch hockey this week ...

1 week ago by syracuse.com

Hockey is back, and your favorite teams will hit the ice starting Wednesday, January 13 (1/13/2021) to kick off the shortened 56-game season as the NHL ...

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Welcome to the 2020-21 NHL Season

1 week ago by Sports Illustrated

Need a refresher? How about some power rankings? We've got you covered.

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Welcome to the 2020-21 NHL Season
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2021 NHL season: Playoff team predictions, who'll win the Stanley ...

1 week ago by Second City Hockey

The defending Stanley Cup champions winning this division is not a bold take, even with Nikita Kucherov out for the season after hip surgery. They're that good ...

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2021 NHL season: Playoff team predictions, who'll win the Stanley ...
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NHL, Carolina Hurricanes deny having a hand in ex-Trump staffer's ...

1 week ago by ESPN

Dawson Buchanan, a travel coordinator for Trump's reelection campaign, claimed he was fired by a private airline company once "the NHL found out I worked for ...

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NHL, Carolina Hurricanes deny having a hand in ex-Trump staffer's ...
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NHL on NBCSN: Welcome to the 2020-21 season

1 week ago by NHL

The 2020-21 NHL season on NBCSN begins Wednesday night with a triple-header. The Penguins and Flyers kick things off at 5:30 p.m. ET, followed by the ...

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NHL on NBCSN: Welcome to the 2020-21 season
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2021 NHL season picks - Stanley Cup, division winners and awards

1 week ago by ESPN

Who will win the Stanley Cup? Who's the favorite for the Hart, Norris and Vezina? Here are our picks.

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2021 NHL season picks - Stanley Cup, division winners and awards
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Chicago, Montreal surprise as NHL returns from virus hiatus

5 months ago by Yahoo Sports

Chicago and Montreal, with the fewest wins of any National Hockey League playoff teams, ignited the rink return from a COVID-19 hiatus with upset triumphs in ...

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Chicago, Montreal surprise as NHL returns from virus hiatus
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NHL Bubble Wrap: Kubalik, Price, and Slavin star in NHL's playoff ...

5 months ago by NHL

Carey Price, Dominik Kubalik, and Jaccob Slavin were three of the big stars on the first day of the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs.

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2020 NHL Playoffs live updates: Jets vs. Flames in qualifying round ...

5 months ago by CBSSports.com

The NHL is finally back following a four-month hiatus because of the coronavirus pandemic. The sport's restart gets right into the thick of things, immediately ...

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2020 NHL Playoffs live updates: Jets vs. Flames in qualifying round ...
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Canadiens-Penguins stream: 2020 NHL Stanley Cup Qualifiers

5 months ago by NHL

Canadiens-Penguins stream: 2020 NHL Stanley Cup Qualifiers: NHL Return to Play continues. Coverage begins at 8 p.m. ET on NBC on the NBC Sports app.

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Canadiens-Penguins stream: 2020 NHL Stanley Cup Qualifiers
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NHL roundup: Sebastian Aho leads Hurricanes past Rangers

5 months ago by Los Angeles Times

Sebastian Aho scored a goal and set up another in Carolina's 3-2 win Saturday in the NHL's opening playoff game following a 4½-month pause.

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NHL roundup: Sebastian Aho leads Hurricanes past Rangers
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Clearing up the confusion about the NHL's round-robin games

5 months ago by Las Vegas Review-Journal

The coronavirus pandemic forced the NHL to get creative in order to award the Stanley Cup, and the format can be confusing for even the most experienced fan.

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Clearing up the confusion about the NHL's round-robin games
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Flames-Jets stream: 2020 NHL Stanley Cup Qualifiers

5 months ago by NHL

Flames-Jets stream: 2020 NHL Stanley Cup Qualifiers: Coverage of Game 1 begins at 10:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN and the NBC Sports app.

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Flames-Jets stream: 2020 NHL Stanley Cup Qualifiers
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Oilers beat Blackhawks, win Stanley Cup in EA Sports' NHL 20 ...

5 months ago by Comcast SportsNet Chicago

The Blackhawks and Edmonton Oilers kick off their five-game qualifying series for the Stanley Cup Playoffs on Saturday. One postseason simulation doesn't ...

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Oilers beat Blackhawks, win Stanley Cup in EA Sports' NHL 20 ...
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Dumba kneels during anthem, speaks out against racism at Qualifiers

5 months ago by NHL.com

Matt Dumba kneeled during the U.S. national anthem Saturday after vowing that the NHL and the Hockey Diversity Alliance will stand up for justice and against ...

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Dumba kneels during anthem, speaks out against racism at Qualifiers
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NHL Kicks Off Postseason Highlighting Black Lives Matter; Matt ...

5 months ago by Deadline

The National Hockey League returned to the ice on Saturday touting support for the Black Lives Matter movement.

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NHL Kicks Off Postseason Highlighting Black Lives Matter; Matt ...
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Drop the puck for summer hockey: NHL playoffs get underway

5 months ago by Press Herald

TORONTO — Players watching the opening minutes of the first NHL game in several months marveled at the familiar feeling from half a continent away.

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Drop the puck for summer hockey: NHL playoffs get underway
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Dumba kneels, NHL puts focus on Black Lives Matter movement

5 months ago by Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minnesota's Matt Dumba became the first NHL player to kneel during the U.S. national anthem when he did so before the opening playoff game between the ...

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Dumba kneels, NHL puts focus on Black Lives Matter movement
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NHL's tone on racism shifts with Matt Dumba's pregame speech ...

5 months ago by Sporting News

"Hockey is a great game, but it could be a whole lot greater," the Wild defenseman said.

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Penguins vs. Canadiens odds, line: 2020 NHL picks, Aug. 1 ...

5 months ago by CBSSports.com

NHL handicapper Bill Marzano has returned more than $10000 on his NHL picks over the past four years.

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Penguins vs. Canadiens odds, line: 2020 NHL picks, Aug. 1 ...
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Minnesota Wild's Matt Dumba kneels during anthem after giving anti ...

5 months ago by USA TODAY

Speaking in Edmonton before a playoff game, Minnesota Wild defenseman Matt Dumba said, "Racism is everywhere, and we need to fight against it."

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Game On: NHL restart a small step toward return to normalcy

5 months ago by Yahoo Sports

The first step towards closing the NHL's most unique season begins Saturday, with the start of the expanded 24-team playoffs in Toronto and Edmonton.

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Game On: NHL restart a small step toward return to normalcy
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Matt Dumba is first NHL player to kneel during US National Anthem ...

5 months ago by CNN

Dumba knelt while wearing a Hockey Diversity Alliance hoodie with "Black Lives Matter" written on the sleeves.

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Matt Dumba is first NHL player to kneel during US National Anthem ...
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NHL hockey is back, and its TV-only game is sports biggest Covid ...

5 months ago by CNBC

NHL hockey is back for the postseason after the coronavirus pandemic ended its regular season early. Making an effective TV-only fan experience will be a ...

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NHL hockey is back, and its TV-only game is sports biggest Covid ...
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Matt Dumba becomes the first NHL player to take a knee during the ...

5 months ago by For The Win

Matt Dumba took a knee during the American national anthem, becoming the first NHL player to do so.

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Drop the puck for summer hockey: NHL playoffs get under way

5 months ago by Press Herald

TORONTO — The puck dropped, Carolina's Jaccob Slavin scored 61 seconds in and teammate Justin Williams fought New York's Ryan Strome a couple of ...

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Drop the puck for summer hockey: NHL playoffs get under way
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Islanders-Panthers stream: 2020 NHL Stanley Cup Qualifiers

5 months ago by NHL

Islanders-Panthers stream: 2020 NHL Stanley Cup Qualifiers: Coverage begins at 4 p.m. ET on NBCSN and the NBC Sports app.

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Islanders-Panthers stream: 2020 NHL Stanley Cup Qualifiers
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Wild's Dumba gives powerful anti-racism speech as NHL returns to ...

5 months ago by KSTP

Minnesota Wild defenseman Matt Dumba stands among the Edmonton Oilers and Chicago Blackhawks as he presents a powerful speech about racism in ...

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NHL power rankings: With 24 teams left in field, here are the Stanley Cup favorites

5 months ago by USA TODAY

After being paused for nearly five months because of the coronavirus pandemic, the NHL will play games that matter when it resumes Saturday. The new-look season will include 24 teams with 12 playing in each hub city — Toronto (Eastern Conference) or ...

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NHL power rankings: With 24 teams left in field, here are the Stanley Cup favorites
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NHL power rankings: With 24 teams left in field, here are the Stanley ...

5 months ago by USA TODAY

After being paused for nearly five months because of the coronavirus pandemic, the NHL will play games that matter when it resumes Saturday.

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NHL exhibition games begin with new look as test run for Cup ...

5 months ago by NHL.com

It was only an exhibition. But it was the first NHL game since March 11, the day before the season was paused due to concerns surrounding the coronavirus, and ...

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NHL's broadcast offers fans a different viewing experience in playoffs

5 months ago by Tampa Bay Times

The league made its Toronto bubble look and feel like a playoff arena, overall, with some adjustments.

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NHL's broadcast offers fans a different viewing experience in playoffs
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2020 NHL postseason: Picks for qualification round, Stanley Cup

5 months ago by WABC-TV

The puck drops on the 2020 postseason on Saturday, Aug. 1. We gathered our panel of insiders to make their picks on all the series.

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2020 NHL postseason: Picks for qualification round, Stanley Cup
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NHL Inks Deal With Twitter to Provide Live 'Look-Ins' of Postseason ...

5 months ago by Variety

As hockey returns to the ice, Twitter is getting live "look-ins" for this year's NHL Stanley Cup qualifying and playoff games.

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Penguins' Sidney Crosby has 'fun' as NHL returns with exhibition ...

5 months ago by ESPN

The NHL returned to the ice Tuesday, with six teams playing exhibition games as the league's Stanley Cup qualifier series begins on Saturday. Penguins star ...

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Bubble hockey begins: NHL playoff teams adjust to quarantine

5 months ago by NHL

When the Boston Bruins boarded their flight bound for Toronto, they thought of it as just another long road trip. Sure, they were spaced out and masked up on the ...

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Bubble hockey begins: NHL playoff teams adjust to quarantine
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Think you still know the Flyers after the NHL stoppage? Take this 15 ...

5 months ago by The Philadelphia Inquirer

Who led the team in goals with 24? Kevin Hayes. Travis Konecny. Sean Couturier. Wrong! Travis Konecny led the Flyers with 24 goals. It was the first time in his ...

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Creepy billboard of Flyers' mascot Gritty descends on NHL hub city ...

5 months ago by ProBasketballTalk

Would the NHL really be back if there wasn't some Gritty content involved? The Philadelphia Flyers mascot and internet sensation was once again part of a ...

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Flyers knock off Penguins in OT in NHL's first exhibition action ...

5 months ago by Sportsnet.ca

Pittsburgh's Conor Sheary scored the first-ever NHL goal in the month of July, but his Penguins lost 3-2 in overtime to the Philadelphia Flyers in exhibition play ...

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POSTGAME 5: Exhibit A+

5 months ago by NHL.com

HERE'S WHAT HAPPENED. In their lone exhibition game before the start of the Eastern Conference playoff seeding round-robin, the Philadelphia Flyers ...

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POSTGAME 5: Exhibit A+
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NHL, Twitter, Disney Streaming partner for 2020 content collaboration

5 months ago by NHL.com

Today, the National Hockey League (NHL), Twitter, and Disney Streaming Services announced a partnership which will deliver two-minute Live Look-Ins on ...

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NHL, Twitter, Disney Streaming partner for 2020 content collaboration
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Inside the NHL Bubble Blog: Smooth start in Edmonton, Toronto

5 months ago by NHL.com

NHL chief content officer Steve Mayer and League executive vice president of events Dean Matsuzaki - aka the Mayer of Hub City and Dean of the Secure Zone ...

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Inside the NHL Bubble Blog: Smooth start in Edmonton, Toronto
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NHL (Exhibition) Hockey Returns Today

5 months ago by Defending Big D

Set your schedule accordingly, as you've got hockey you can watch starting at 3 PM CDT today.

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NHL (Exhibition) Hockey Returns Today
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Could NHL home-nation advantage end Canada's Cup drought?

5 months ago by NHL

Ken Dryden became so accustomed to winning championships with the Montreal Canadiens the Hockey Hall of Fame goalie has difficulty assessing Canada's ...

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Could NHL home-nation advantage end Canada's Cup drought?
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Flyers top Penguins in OT as NHL Return to Play exhibitions begin

5 months ago by Yahoo Sports

Scott Laughton's goal 2:40 into overtime gave Philadelphia a 3-2 win.

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Flyers top Penguins in OT as NHL Return to Play exhibitions begin
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Flyers-Penguins stream: NHL Return to Play exhibitions begin

5 months ago by NHL

Flyers-Penguins stream: NHL Return to Play begins with an exhibition matchup. Coverage begins at 4 p.m. ET on NBCSN on the NBC Sports app.

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NHL Stanley Cup Eastern Conference round-robin preview

5 months ago by NHL

NHL Stanley Cup Eastern Conference round-robin preview: One question for the Bruins, Capitals, Flyers, and Lightning as they prepare for the First Round.

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NHL Stanley Cup Eastern Conference round-robin preview
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2020 NHL postseason preview - Qualification-round matchups ...

5 months ago by ESPN

Hockey is coming back! Get caught up with position-by-position breakdowns of all the qualification-round series before the puck drops Saturday.

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Twitter, Disney And The NHL Form Partnership As Hockey Nears Its ...

5 months ago by Deadline

As the National Hockey League nears its return to the ice, it has formed a partnership with Twitter and Disney Streaming Services.

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Twitter, Disney And The NHL Form Partnership As Hockey Nears Its ...
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Following Months-Long Hiatus, NHL Hockey Returns

5 months ago by Spectrum News NY1

NATIONWIDE — It's been more than four months since NHL players competed on the ice, and normally the Stanley Cup would have been claimed by now.

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Following Months-Long Hiatus, NHL Hockey Returns
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First Game In NHL Bubble Looks And Sounds … Fantastic

5 months ago by CBS Boston

By Michael Hurley, CBS Boston. BOSTON (CBS) — Hockey. Is. Back. That's a development that sports fans desperately need — especially as MLB and the NFL ...

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First Game In NHL Bubble Looks And Sounds … Fantastic
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N.H.L. Announces Plan to Return Straight Into the Playoffs

7 months ago by The New York Times

Commissioner Gary Bettman and the N.H.L. Players' Association agreed to terms on resuming the season with a 24-team playoff format that would yield a ...

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N.H.L. Announces Plan to Return Straight Into the Playoffs
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Are NHL players on board with return-to-play plans? A Q&A with the ...

7 months ago by ESPN

The players approved the format generally, but work remains to be done to determine when the league can unpause the season.

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Are NHL players on board with return-to-play plans? A Q&A with the ...
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NHL unveils 24-team playoff plan to return from coronavirus hiatus

7 months ago by Axios

The NHL unveiled its return-to-play plan on Tuesday, formally announcing that 24 of its 31 teams will return for a playoff tournament in two hub cities, if and when ...

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NHL unveils 24-team playoff plan to return from coronavirus hiatus
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Penguins Could Win Cup or Top Pick, but NHL is Big Winner

7 months ago by Pittsburgh Hockey Now

The Pittsburgh Penguins could win the Stanley Cup or the top pick. For once, the NHL return is part of the good news. The NHL got it right.

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Penguins Could Win Cup or Top Pick, but NHL is Big Winner
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NHL moves ahead with 24-team playoff format if play resumes

7 months ago by Associated Press

The NHL will abandon the rest of the regular season and go straight into the playoffs with 24 teams instead of 16 — if it is able to resume play. The decision ...

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NHL moves ahead with 24-team playoff format if play resumes
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NHL's return will bring us one of sports' greatest experiences ...

7 months ago by USA TODAY

With the NHL announcing its comeback plans, it's important to remember that playoff overtime hockey is one of the most exciting things in sports.

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Blackhawks 'excited' to be among teams in NHL return to play plan

7 months ago by Yahoo Sports

While it's not a done deal yet, exciting times seem to be on the horizon for the Blackhawks.

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Blackhawks 'excited' to be among teams in NHL return to play plan
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NHL will go straight to playoffs with 24-team format

7 months ago by New York Daily News

The Rangers and Islanders would be in, and the Devils would be out under the NHL's restart plan. The league will abandon the rest of the regular season and ...

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NHL will go straight to playoffs with 24-team format
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SportsTalk Live Podcast: NHL season is almost back (we hope)

7 months ago by NBCSports.com

Laurence Holmes, Pat Boyle and Adam Hoge join Kap to discuss the NHL's return to play plan.

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SportsTalk Live Podcast: NHL season is almost back (we hope)
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2020 NHL playoffs schedule, matchups: Blackhawks-Oilers set if ...

7 months ago by Chicago Sun-Times

The Hawks will play a best-of-five "qualifying round" series against the Oilers in a to-be-announced hub city. Chicago is one of 10 locations being considered as ...

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2020 NHL playoffs schedule, matchups: Blackhawks-Oilers set if ...
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Restarted NHL season could play right into Wild's hands

7 months ago by Minneapolis Star Tribune

Had the NHL stuck to the traditional 16-game bracket, the Wild would have been out. Instead, it will get to play a best-of-five series against Vancouver.

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Restarted NHL season could play right into Wild's hands
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Top Adams Award winners debated by NHL.com

7 months ago by NHL.com

The Jack Adams Award has been presented to the best coach in the NHL since 1974.

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Top Adams Award winners debated by NHL.com
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Stanley Cup odds 2020: Updated look as NHL releases plan to ...

7 months ago by NBCSports.com

After the NHL announced its plan for a 24-team playoffs, we look at the Flyers' Stanley Cup odds. By Michael Gatti.

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Stanley Cup odds 2020: Updated look as NHL releases plan to ...
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'A step toward normalcy' - NHL shapes a return to play plan

7 months ago by USA TODAY

The NHL has unveiled a 24-team playoff format if it returns to the ice this summer.

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'A step toward normalcy' - NHL shapes a return to play plan
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'Sports Withdrawal': Local Hockey Fans Believe NHL's Return Could ...

7 months ago by CBS Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh hockey fans are excited about the sport possibly returning. On Tuesday, the NHL says it will abandon the rest of the regular ...

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'Sports Withdrawal': Local Hockey Fans Believe NHL's Return Could ...
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Monroe: NHL plays role in return to normalcy with diligent plan

7 months ago by Toledo Blade

The National Hockey League announced Tuesday its plan to return to play, a 24-team tournament to decide the Stanley Cup champion. We asked Toledo ...

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Monroe: NHL plays role in return to normalcy with diligent plan
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NHL Standings: How the 24 teams rank in the return to play ...

7 months ago by NBCSports.com

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman announced the regular season is over and when play resumes there will be a 24-team tournament to determine a champion.

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NHL Standings: How the 24 teams rank in the return to play ...
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John Shipley: NHL has a plan to resume play. How quaint | Grand ...

7 months ago by Grand Forks Herald

It was mid-March when sports came to a halt, first with the NBA, and then quickly college basketball, the NHL, Major League Baseball and MLS. When the shock ...

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John Shipley: NHL has a plan to resume play. How quaint | Grand ...
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NHL training camps won't start until July 1 at earliest; Flyers could ...

7 months ago by The Philadelphia Inquirer

Nearly 11 weeks after the NHL suspended its season because of the coronavirus outbreak, commissioner Gary Bettman gave a fuzzy outline on the league's ...

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NHL training camps won't start until July 1 at earliest; Flyers could ...
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NHL announces 24-team playoff tournament to complete 2019-20 ...

7 months ago by USA TODAY

The NHL Players' Association has approved a 24-team playoff format that will eventually crown a Stanley Cup champion for the 2019-20 season.

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NHL announces 24-team playoff tournament to complete 2019-20 ...
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NHL plans to return with 24 teams competing for Stanley Cup

7 months ago by NHL.com

The tournament will begin with a 16-team, eight-series Qualifying Round and a Seeding Round Robin among the top four teams in each conference to ...

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NHL plans to return with 24 teams competing for Stanley Cup
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Back to hockey: NHL unveils plans for 24-team playoff tournament

7 months ago by The Denver Post

The NHL became the first North American professional league to unveil a return-to-play plan on Monday when commissioner Gary Bettman announced a ...

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Back to hockey: NHL unveils plans for 24-team playoff tournament
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John Shipley: NHL has a plan to resume play. How quaint.

7 months ago by TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

It was mid-March when sports came to a halt, first with the NBA, and then quickly college basketball, the NHL, Major League Baseball and MLS. When the shock ...

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John Shipley: NHL has a plan to resume play. How quaint.
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NHL officially unveils return to play plan short some details

7 months ago by Los Angeles Times

The NHL revealed its plan to return to play. The Kings and Ducks won't be involved; they're among the teams that will move to a modified draft lottery.

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NHL officially unveils return to play plan short some details
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No Detroit Red Wings hockey until January? NHL says it's possible

7 months ago by Detroit Free Press

The Detroit Red Wings, whose 17-49-5 record on March 12 guaranteed a last-place finish, will not be called upon to play the 11 games remaining.

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No Detroit Red Wings hockey until January? NHL says it's possible
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NHL regresa; cancela temporada y van directo a Playoffs con 24 ...

7 months ago by Medio Tiempo.com

Con 24 equipos, en lugar de 16, peleando por el trofeo más bello de las grandes ligas deportivas en Estados Unidos, así regresará la NHL tras el coronavirus.

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NHL regresa; cancela temporada y van directo a Playoffs con 24 ...
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Atentos NBA, NFL, MLB y MLS: la NHL dio a conocer su innovador ...

7 months ago by Bolavip

Se tomó la determinación de cancelar 189 juegos que restaban de la temporada regular.

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NHL playoffs: League announces 24-team tournament to complete ...

7 months ago by The Journal News | LoHud.com

The NHL Players' Association has approved a 24-team playoff format that would eventually crown a Stanley Cup champion for the 2019-20 season.

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NHL iría directo a 'playoffs' si se reanuda temporada

7 months ago by ESPN Deportes

El comisionado Gary Bettman informó, no obstante, que dicha decisión no es garantía de un posible retorno de la liga.

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NHL iría directo a 'playoffs' si se reanuda temporada
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NHL aprueba playoffs de 24 equipos si logra reanudar

7 months ago by Houston Chronicle

La liga de hockey sobre hielo de Estados Unidos y Canadá dio por concluido el resto de la campaña regular, y reanudará su actividad directamente con unos ...

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NHL adopts 24-team playoff if season returns

7 months ago by ESPN

The NHL and the NHLPA must still figure out health and safety protocols and solve other issues, including where to play, when and if the season resumes with a ...

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NHL announces plans to resume season with 24-team playoff

7 months ago by NBC News

The NHL season will resume this summer, directly into playoffs that'll be contested in two "hub cities" for the duration of the tournament, Commissioner Gary ...

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2020 NHL Draft Lottery procedure

7 months ago by NHL.com

The NHL on Tuesday announced the protocol for the 2020 NHL Draft Lottery, to be held on a date to be determined.

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2020 NHL Draft Lottery procedure
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NHL Adopts Modified Playoff Format If Season Resumes

7 months ago by Sports Illustrated

If the NHL resumes the 2019–20 season, it will hold a modified Stanley Cup Playoffs with 24 clubs in two "hub cities," commissioner Gary Bettman announced ...

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NHL announces plans for resumption of season with 24-team playoff

7 months ago by NBC News

The NHL season will resume this summer, directly into playoffs that'll be contested in two "hub cities" for the duration of the tournament, Commissioner Gary ...

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Gary Bettman Announces NHL's Return To Play Plans, Ending ...

7 months ago by CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) — The NHL wants to return. Whether the league is able to do that during the coronavirus pandemic is yet to be determined. But the league now ...

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Red Wings' season over, NHL moves ahead with 24-team playoff

7 months ago by The Detroit News

Detroit — The Red Wings' regular season is done and they can now prepare for the draft lottery. NHL commissioner Gary Bettman announced Tuesday the ...

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Red Wings' season over, NHL moves ahead with 24-team playoff
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NHL announces plans for resumption of season

7 months ago by NBC News

The NHL season will resume this summer, directly into playoffs that'll be contested in two "hub cities" for the duration of the tournament, Commissioner Gary ...

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NHL plans to return with 24-team Stanley Cup Playoffs

7 months ago by NHL.com

The NHL announced its Return to Play Plan on Tuesday with the Stanley Cup Playoffs that will include 24 teams.

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NHL adopts 24-team playoff if season resumes

7 months ago by ESPN

The NHL and the NHLPA must still figure out health and safety protocols and solve other issues, including where to play, when and if the season resumes with a ...

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NHL adopts 24-team playoff if season resumes
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N.H.L. Announces Plan for Return

7 months ago by The New York Times

Commissioner Gary Bettman and the N.H.L. Players Association agreed to terms on resuming the season, a 24-team playoff format and plans for a draft lottery.

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NHL 'evaluating options' after NBA suspends season in light of ...

10 months ago by The Tennessean

After NBA suspends season in light of coronavirus, NHL says it will have 'further update' Thursday.

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Greedy NBA's season stalled after positive test by Rudy Gobert; NHL ...

10 months ago by The Philadelphia Inquirer

The NCAA on Wednesday decided to play its Division I men's and women's basketball tournament games in empty arenas. The NBA's owners should have ...

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Coronavirus update: NHL not ready to follow NBA's lead to suspend ...

10 months ago by nj.com

After the NBA suspended its regular season on Wednesday due to the outbreak of the coronavirus, the NHL is not ready to put a hiatus on its 2019-20 schedule.

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Ducks concerned about virus spread, but also about playing in ...

10 months ago by OCRegister

ANAHEIM — If the games do go on without fans in attendance because of fears over the spread the COVID-19 virus, Ducks center David Backes said it would be ...

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NHL Is 'Evaluating The Options' On Play After NBA Player Tests ...

10 months ago by CBS Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The NHL says its games are still on for now. The league sent out a statement Wednesday after an NBA player tested positive for ...

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NHL not suspending season yet due to coronavirus outbreak, will ...

10 months ago by NorthJersey.com

After the NBA announced that it would suspend the season after a player tested positive for coronavirus, the NHL says it will not yet do the same.

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NHL not suspending season yet due to coronavirus outbreak, will ...
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NHL delays decision until Thursday whether to suspend season

10 months ago by Las Vegas Review-Journal

The NHL delayed its decision whether to suspend its season due to the coronavirus pandemic and will announce its plans Thursday.

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NHL delays decision until Thursday whether to suspend season
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NHL evaluates options after NBA suspends season over coronavirus

10 months ago by New York Post

The NHL isn't following the NBA's lead — yet. Not long after the NBA announced it would be suspending its season indefinitely due to the...

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NHL does not suspend play in wake of NBA's stoppage of 2019-20 ...

10 months ago by The Dallas Morning News

On the heels of the NBA suspending its 2019-20 season after a player reportedly tested positive for the coronavirus, the NHL has decided to not stop play...

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NHL expects to have update Thursday on how to proceed with ...

10 months ago by USA TODAY

The San Jose Sharks and Columbus Blue Jackets said Wednesday that they would bar public attendance at their games.

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NHL evaluating options due to Coronavirus

10 months ago by NBCSports.com

The NHL will continue to evaluate its options and released the following statement Wednesday evening. “The National Hockey League is aware of the NBA's ...

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NHL Issues Statement Regarding Coronavirus

10 months ago by Broad Street Hockey (blog)

Earlier tonight, for the health and safety of everybody, the NBA announced that they were suspending the season due to the threat of COVID-19, widely known ...

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NHL not following NBA's lead in suspending season…yet

10 months ago by Cherry Hill Courier Post

The NHL said in a statement Wednesday night that it was aware the NBA had suspended its season and would have an update of its own Thursday.

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NHL not yet suspending games due to coronavirus

10 months ago by TribLIVE

If the NHL has decided to suspend or even cancel parts of its season as a precaution to the coronavirus impacting seemingly every walk of life around the globe, ...

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As leagues and teams begin to shut door on fans because of ...

10 months ago by Los Angeles Times

As the coronavirus outbreak has worsened in the past week, sporting events and teams such as San Jose Sharks and Columbus Blue Jackets have started to ...

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NHL season preview: Hot takes and bold predictions of every variety heading into the 2019-2020 campaign

1 year ago by CBSSports.com

A new NHL season presents a clean slate, and a clean slate presents ample opportunity for hot takes. Of course, hot takes come in all varieties and temperatures, some bolder and spicier than others. Luckily, we've gone ahead and prepared a 12-pack of ...

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