General Manager of “Pittsburgh penguins” Jim Rutherford commented on the situation with the possible resumption of the season of the National hockey League in the format of the playoffs, with the participation of 24 teams.
“We welcome the opportunity to play hockey. Anywhere and with anyone. Will do everything the League wants. The main thing that it was safe for all”, – quotes the words of Rutherford journalist Josh Yohe in his “Twitter”.
Under the proposed format the resumption of the season, Pittsburgh will have to conduct a series of three victories with the “Montreal Canadiens”.
The season in the NHL suspended due to a pandemic coronavirus. Flash COVID-19 was recorded late last year in Wuhan (China). Since then, the world found more than 5.1 million cases of infection. Registered more than 330 thousand deaths. Recovered more than 2 million people.