NHL News: Two Games Postponed, Kane Clears, Kings, Hurricanes, and In and Out of Protocol
Two more games postponed
NHL Public Relations: “The National Hockey League announced today that, due to COVID-related issues affecting the New Jersey Devils and Edmonton Oilers, tomorrow night’s Tampa Bay at New Jersey and Ottawa at Edmonton games have been postponed.
The Senators-Oilers game has been rescheduled for Saturday, Jan. 15, at 8 p.m. local time (10 p.m. ET) in Edmonton. The new date for the Lightning-Devils game has yet to be determined.”
NHLPA will file a grievance
Chris Johnston: Depending on the outcome of the grievance, Kane could be losing around $22.9 million in salary.
Kings extend Blake and bring on Bergevin
Hurricanes sign a college goaltender
Sara Civ: The Carolina Hurricanes have signed goaltender Jack LaFontaine to an entry-level contract.
In COVID protocol
Out of COVID protocol
Defenseman Jeff Petry will be back in Montreal today and is scheduled to practice on Tuesday.