Out and in of COVID protocol
Mike DeFabo: Pittsburgh Penguins ahead Sidney Crosby and defenseman Brian Dumoulin go the Canadian tips to enter and play in Canada. The Penguins play the Montreal Canadiens on Thursday. Coach Mike Sullivan doesn’t go the COVID protocol to enter Canada and gained’t be in Montreal.
Clifford traded to the Maple Leafs
The Athletic NHL: Since Clifford had cleared waivers earlier than the commerce, he might be assigned on to the Toronto Marlies (AHL).
The Geese proceed to roll and Getzlaf’s milestone
NHL.com: The Anaheim Geese beat the Washington Capitals 3-2 of their 1,000th franchise recreation. Ryan Getzlaf recorded his 1,000th level. The Geese are on an eight-game successful streak and are 8-0-2 of their final 10. Troy Terry is on a 15 recreation level streak.
Penguins up on the market
TSN: Pierre LeBrun stated that the Fenway Sports activities Group is in talks to purchase the Pittsburgh Penguins. They’re deep in talks however nothing has been finalized but.
“The truth is, the Fenway Sports activities Group, led by John Henry, they must have an inner vote on this. There are different points inside this proposed settlement that also must be ironed out between the 2 sides. However there’s momentum. And so let’s see the place this goes.
What I can inform you is that Mario Lemieux would stay as a part of a minority stakeholder within the crew if this deal goes by. Nonetheless not decided what it means for present majority proprietor Ron Burkle, whether or not he stays in some position or not. Nobody ought to fear concerning the Penguins being relocated. They’ve bought a lease for one more 20 years or so. However definitely fascinating information. We’ll see if it goes by.”