Out and in of COVID protocol
Avalanche, Panthers and Flames postponed via Christmas
NHL.com: The Colorado Avalanche have had 4 video games postponed via December twenty third.
The Florida Panthers could have three video games postponed via the twenty third.
The Calgary Flames have already had 4 video games postponed and could have one other two.
Every workforce is scheduled to play on December twenty seventh.
NHL Public Relations: Saturday’s recreation between the Montreal Canadiens and Boston Bruins has been postponed.
“The Nationwide Hockey League introduced that recreation in Montreal between the Canadiens and Boston Bruins has been postponed. A make-up date for the sport has but to be established. The Canadiens will resume their regular-season schedule on Monday, Dec. 20, on the New York Islanders.”
Pierre LeBrun: “The Covid/well being facet is most necessary right here however as an apart, from a enterprise perspective, higher to have this recreation later within the season with followers within the constructing for HRR causes alone. Final night time’s Flyers-Habs recreation was an HRR ouchy.”
NHL will go team-by-team
Pierre LeBrun: “The NHL/NHLPA are in regular communication, principally it’s a workforce by workforce, case by case method making an attempt to get via this wave whereas following medical counsel, and hoping to keep away from a league-wide pause (that’s a final resort). Whether or not or not a pause will be prevented, we’ll see…”