NHLPA Board Approves Plan For 24-Team Playoff

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NHLPA Board Approves Plan For 24-Team Playoff 

Post#1 » by RealGM Wiretap » Sat May 23, 2020 5:40 am

The National Hockey League Players\' Association executive board voted to approve a 24-team, conference-based playoff format for a potential restart of the 2019-20 NHL season this summer.

\"The Executive Board of the National Hockey League Players\' Association (NHLPA) has authorized further negotiations with the NHL on a 24-team return to play format to determine the winner of the 2020 Stanley Cup. Several details remain to be negotiated and an agreement on the format would still be subject to the parties reaching agreement on all issues relevant to resuming play,\" the union said in a statement.

Via ESPN.com

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