With the Canucks forced to put their season on pause as the result of a COVID-19 outbreak within the organization, the schedule was surely going to be impacted by it. The NHL announced on Saturday those changes and they impact three Leafs games.
The @NHL announced today that, pending today’s test results, the @Canucks will re-open their facilities for practice on April 11, with a return to game play on April 16.
Schedule changes impacting 15 games in the North Division also were announced: https://t.co/wSSqW13IiK pic.twitter.com/15ubK3Urvp
— NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) April 10, 2021
These changes are as follows:
Toronto @ Vancouver on April 19th, originally scheduled for 10 p.m., will now start at 9 p.m.
Vancouver @ Toronto, originally scheduled for April 30th, has been moved to April 29th at 7:30 p.m.
Toronto @ Ottawa, originally scheduled for May 10th, has been moved to May 12th at 7:30 p.m.
When looking at the new tweaks to the schedule, the most obvious is the ending of the Leafs’ regular season being pushed back an additional two days. They were initially supposed to have their season conclude on May 8th against the Canadiens, but this further delays when they will …
Author: Michael Mazzei / The Leafs Nation