Here are your links for today:
Nico is out here just putting us all to shame:
PSA: @nicohischier is a savage. — New Jersey Devils (@NJDevils) April 7, 2020
#WeAreTheOnes | #NJDevils pic.twitter.com/XvzjWC2N2u
Looks like Connor Carrick is starting a podcast:
Congrats to Ty Smith on another stellar season!
Congratulations to the WHL players named to the Western Conference First All-Star Team! ⭐ #WHLAwards pic.twitter.com/MXsKQT1mST— The WHL (@TheWHL) April 7, 2020
Travis Zajac on spending more time with family, yoga classes, ordering some rollerblades to get a feel for skating again and what life is like for him these days: [NHL]
Just an awful story: Oilers player Colby Cave is in a Toronto hospital in a medically induced coma after doctors removed a colloid cyst that was causing pressure on his brain in an emergency surgery. [Sportsnet]
A third Avalanche player has tested positive for COVID-19:
Statement from the @NHL regarding @Avalanche player. pic.twitter.com/gQO2WOXzEK— NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) April 7, 2020
Feels like we’re being eased in toward the inevitable here. Gary Bettman noted probably what we’re all thinking in an interview on Tuesday: The idea that the regular season may not be completed. Bettman also said that the league is looking at playing games at neutral sites. [Sportsnet]
Major League Baseball is considering a plan that would bring back baseball as soon as May in Arizona, making it the first major sport to resume play. There are a lot of hurdles to clear here obviously, but it’s something in the works. [ESPN]
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