Bettman: Unsure when ’20-21 season will start
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Bettman: Unsure when ’20-21 season will start

Emily Kaplan is ESPN’s national NHL reporter. Greg Wyshynski is ESPN’s senior NHL writer. NHL commissioner Gary Bettman admitted on Saturday that he “would not be surprised” if the start date for the 2020-21 season “slips into later December, [or] could slip…

Capitals name Laviolette their next head coach
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Capitals name Laviolette their next head coach

Emily Kaplan is ESPN’s national NHL reporter. Peter Laviolette has been named the new coach of the Washington Capitals, the team announced Tuesday. Laviolette’s deal is believed to be for three years, a source told ESPN. Laviolette, 55, has 18 years of…