Members of Vegas Golden Knights arrange pizza delivery for homeless Edmontonians just outside NHL bubble

Some members of the Vegas Golden Knights endeared themselves to a large number of homeless and poverty-stricken Edmontonians on Wednesday when they arrange for pizza to be delivered to them outside the NHL’s bubble in Alberta’s capital. “I think the…

Edmonton hopes for NHL hub city benefits as city welcomes Western Conference playoffs

Across the street from Rogers Place, a pub patio was prepped with picnic tables and television screens slung above them Friday. On the eve of the 2020 NHL playoffs, numerous downtown Edmonton eateries had outdoor spaces ready for whatever being…

NHL says no positive COVID-19 tests over final week of Phase 3

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted July 27, 2020 1:30 pm     Updated July 27, 2020 1:31 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The NHL is reporting that no player…

NHL reveals details for Edmonton, Toronto hub city bubbles, in-game presentation

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted July 24, 2020 9:21 am     Updated July 24, 2020 9:25 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The NHL has unveiled details for hub…

Edmonton’s Rogers Place damaged by ‘significant storm’: Oilers Entertainment Group

The Edmonton arena where a large number of NHL games will be played when the season resumes was damaged by a summer storm that moved into the city late Thursday afternoon. READ MORE: NHL hubs in Edmonton, Toronto offer morale…

NHL returning to play in Toronto and Edmonton

A return-to-play plan has been ratified by the NHL, with the cities of Toronto and Edmonton serving as hub cities. Caryn Lieberman reports on how the league hopes to pull it off without risking the health of the players and…

NHL hubs in Edmonton, Toronto offer morale boost but no economic benefit: experts

A plan to operate NHL game hubs in Edmonton and Toronto could draw hundreds of hockey players and staff to both Canadian cities, but business experts say their presence won’t give a huge boost to local economies. While hundreds of…

NHL, players’ association announce Toronto and Edmonton as hub cities amid coronavirus

By Joshua Clipperton The Canadian Press Posted July 10, 2020 7:21 pm     Updated July 10, 2020 7:28 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The NHL board of governors and…

NHL, players’ association reach tentative agreement on protocols to resume season

The NHL and NHL Players’ Association agreed Sunday on protocols to resume the season, a major step toward the return of hockey this summer. Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly told The Associated Press there was an agreement on protocols for training…