NHL clubs arrive in Toronto and Edmonton

Hockey: - 26-07-20

(Toronto) It's Sunday that the NHL players move to their respective hub cities, Toronto or Edmonton.

Twenty-four teams will thus continue the road towards the relaunch of the league.

Players and staff will arrive at four hotels in Edmonton and two in Toronto, where they will be segregated from the general public and undergo daily testing, related to COVID-19.

The media will not be able to attend the training sessions.

The first exhibition games will take place on Tuesday, including the Canadian against the Maple Leafs.

The first round of the playoffs begins on Saturday, in a three-of-five format. The Habs will face the Pittsburgh Penguins.

The CH, Leafs, Winnipeg Jets, Edmonton Oilers, Calgary Flames and Vancouver Canucks all have to go through the first round.

The eastern clubs will be staying in Toronto, the western clubs in Edmonton. The last two rounds of the playoffs will take place in the Alberta capital.