The NHL won’t resume play subsequent Monday, which means the league’s pause on video games will prolong a minimum of one other day.
— NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) December 24, 2021
The league introduced Friday that each one 14 video games scheduled for subsequent Monday have been postponed due to COVID-19 issues.
The NHL says groups nonetheless can return to apply on Sunday. The league additionally says it’s going to present an replace on the schedule earlier than the tip of Sunday.
4 video games subsequent Tuesday stay on the schedule.
The league began its pause on Wednesday, two days forward of the unique Dec. 24-26 break.
The NHL has now postponed 64 video games this season. All of the schedule changes triggered a choice to not ship gamers to the Beijing Olympics earlier this week.
Roughly 15 per cent of the league’s gamers had been in COVID protocol when the league went on pause.
The NHL is the one one of many three greatest leagues in North America that has gone on pause through the present COVID-19 surge.
The NBA and NFL have each postponed video games and lately modified eligibility and/or protocol guidelines, however each are slated to play video games on Christmas Day.