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Las Vegas may be hub city in 24-team NHL playoff return

6 hours ago   |   Review Journal

The NHL, which was paused March 12 because of the coronavirus pandemic, announced on Tuesday a 24-team postseason format that will be played in two hub cities.
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Golden Knights co-favorites for No. 1 seed in Western Conference

7 hours ago   |   Review Journal

The Golden Knights , St. Louis and Colorado are +250 co-favorites at the Westgate sportsbook to get the No. 1 playoff seed in the West in a round-robin tournament.
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NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman Talks 24-Team Playoff, COVID-19 Testing, More

7 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman went on SportsCenter Wednesday and discussed a number of topics related to his league's proposed return to play amid the COVID-19 pandemic...
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Pittsburgh is a finalist to be an NHL 'hub' city for Stanley Cup Playoffs

Pittsburgh is a finalist to be an NHL 'hub' city for Stanley Cup Playoffs

7 hours ago   |   WTAE

Pittsburgh is among 10 cities being considered to serve as a "hub" for the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald supports the idea and says it would...
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NHL playoffs explained: Why Capitals need long stretch of their best play

8 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

An explanation of the NHL's plan for a return to play, which includes a two-city, 24-team tournament.
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NHL monitoring situation before choosing where to play games

NHL monitoring situation before choosing where to play games

8 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

Concerns about Canadian coronavirus restrictions could push hockey south of the 49th parallel into the U.S. this summer.
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Cam Neely: 'A little disappointed with the NHL's plan to return

8 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet

Cam Neely reacts to the NHL's plan to return to the ice following the coronavirus shutdown. Neely says he's a little disappointed that the Bruins will have to play round-robin...
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While not thrilled with the format, Cam Neely is ready for hockey

8 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

In the grand scheme of things, Cam Neely is like any other hockey lifer. He's thrilled there is now a plan in place - God and downward coronavirus trends willing - for the NHL...
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Penguins' Nick Bjugstad out for season after spinal surgery

Penguins' Nick Bjugstad out for season after spinal surgery

9 hours ago   |   WTAE   |   2 articles

The Pittsburgh Penguins will head into whatever becomes of the NHL postseason without Nick Bjugstad, who underwent spinal surgery to repair a herniated disk.
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Horgan does likes idea of NHL playoffs in Vancouver, but won't bend the rules

9 hours ago   |   National Post

VICTORIA - British Columbia has entered its longest period in a state of emergency in its history.
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