NHL season begins on Wednesday Night
Posted On January 13, 2021
The NHL regular season begins on Wednesday.
You will notice some changes, coaches will be required to wear masks at all times on the bench during the game, to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus. The NHL says 27 players are tested positive, 17 of them are from the Dallas Stars. The Stars’ first 3 games are postponed.
Despite that, there are a handful of games happening on Wednesday night. Around 8 pm, the Stanley Cup champions, the Tampa Bay Lightning begin their title defense at home, they will take on the Chicago Blackhawks. About 10 pm, we have a good one out in the North Division, the Vancouver Canucks are visiting the Edmonton Oilers. 30 minutes after, the puck will drop in the Rockies, the Colorado Avalanche are hosting last season’s team with the best regular season in the West, the St. Louis Blues.