“I was going to ask you about was about the Dec. 22 start of the NBA,” Tony Kornheiser said yesterday in ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption..”And as I wrote that down I said, you know what? Hockey starts by now. We haven’t heard anything about hockey. We don’t know if there’s a schedule.”
By Harold Harper
The Tampa Bay Lightning hoisted the Stanley Cup on Sept. 28. The Los Angeles Lakers were crowned champions on Oct. 11. Yet, the NBA seems well on its way towards a new season and the NHL seems to be lagging behind.
The NHL announced its target date for the next season to be Jan. 1. Voluntary workouts have begun at some team facilities including MedStar Capitals Iceplex:
— Washington Capitals (@Capitals) November 3, 2020