NHL regular-season awards announced after league decides it will go straight to playoffs upon returning

This year’s NHL awards are a bit different, since the 2019-20 regular season was paused because of the coronavirus pandemic and the league will jump right into the playoffs when it resumes. NHL commissioner Gary Bettman announced the league’s plan to return, which does not involve finishing out the regular Read more

An explainer for the very confusing 2020 NHL Draft Lottery, which will include two phases

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman announced the league’s official return-to-play plan on Tuesday afternoon, making the NHL the first of the four major North American sports leagues to officially declare its plans to play following the coronavirus shutdown. Bettman officially closed the book on the 2019-2020 regular season and outlined the Read more