When will hockey come back? NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman discusses the phases of bringing it back, from opening training facilities to playing games this summer or fall. Tune in tonight at 7 p.m. ET for our special report: Markets in Turmoil.
Highlight: “We are on a tack to accomplish certain things that focus first and foremost on the health and well-being of our players, our other team personnel, and the communities in which we play,” @NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman says.
@espn ’s #SportsHumanitarian Awards celebrating sport & its positive impact on society was a great start to the next few days in LA! I was so proud to be there w/ @WWERollins & @BeckyLynchWWE to present the League Humanitarian Leadership Award to @NHL & Commissioner Gary Bettman!
#NHL commissioner Gary Bettman expected to formally unveil the league's 24-team return to play format this afternoon at 4:30pm, followed by a media availability at 6pm.
From the NHL: ``National Hockey League Commissioner Gary Bettman will make an announcement today at 4:30 p.m. ET regarding the Return to Play Plan for the 2019-20 NHL season.'' So this is to announce the 24-team format agreement the NHL/NHLPA have signed off on.
When NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman testified Wednesday before a Canadian govt hearing, he misrepresented his meeting with Boston-based CTE researchers, they say. Neuropathologist Dr. Ann McKee has found CTE in the brain of every NHL player she tested for the disease. Statement: