May 27, 2023

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The NHL hopes to host games across Canada with the Corona virus

L'extérieur du Centre Bell de Montréal.

After negotiations [avec les autorités sanitaires provinciales] Last week, along with our discussions over the past 24 hours, we agreed on the conditions under which Canadian franchises should start playing in their field at the start of the NHL season.NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly said in a statement on Thursday.

According to Dolly the different parties are said to be on the same page, but the green light was not given. There is a league Published his calendar, Mardi.

The NHL plans to host games in five provinces: Calgary Flames, Edmonton Oilers, Montreal Canadians based Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Quebec and Ontario. , Ottawa Senators, Toronto Maple Leafs and Winnipeg Jets.

The 2021 campaign was followed by a reorganization of the divisions. Thus the seven Canadian teams were grouped back in the North Division and did not face any of the American teams before the Association Finals.

Therefore, Canadian teams are not required to cross the border between the two countries, assuming that travel is not required until at least January 21st.

TSN and Sportsnet reported that the Alberta Director of Public Health sent a memo to the NHL on Wednesday on behalf of the five provinces, urging COVID-19 or all teams to return to the scenario they relied on in a safe environment.

The NHL experienced health bubbles last summer The cities of Edmonton and Toronto were chosen To host the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Keep in mind that the coronavirus case was not detected during the summer tournament.

Betman Tour has been in talks with the five governments and their public health for some time, trying to get permission to showcase the games from January 13th.

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