Posted on Thu Jan 7, 2021 7:53 pm
An ice rink in Pennsylvania had a similar incident in December of 2007. It’s not clear what started that fire but apparently cleaning up after a Zamboni fire is a complicated situation with fuel like propane and hydraulic fluid on the ice.Seattle Kraken
"I think the county officials are doing what they think is in the best interest of our community, and we certainly respect that," Wilson said. "It's our hope that we get to a place that we can get our team back to San Jose and in the Bay Area for the start of the regular season, but a lot of those decisions are out of our hands."Buffalo Sabres
The pandemic-shortened season begins Jan. 13 at home against the Chicago Blackhawks. Stanley Cup runner-up Dallas won't have to wait long for a rematch, visiting Tampa on Jan. 17 and 19. The teams are both playing in the Central Division this season due to the pandemic.Columbus Blue Jackets
Last week, a health official in Manitoba told The Canadian Press that the province was working toward approving games being played in Winnipeg. Officials in Ontario and Quebec have not commented on whether competition has been approved for the three teams in those provinces.
The former World Junior standout appeared in the NHL All-Star game for the first time in his career this past season.Los Angeles Kings
Taking that into consideration, the NHL officially announced that the 2021 Winter Classic between the Minnesota Wild and St. Louis Blues has been postponed until 2022. Additionally, the 2021 NHL All-Star Game has been cancelled.
• Tampa Bay Lightning signs Mikhail Sergachev to a three-year, $14.4 million contract. (link) • Edmonton Oilers sign Philip Kemp to a three-year, $2.36 million contract.