NHL suspends season due to coronavirus outbreak

US, WASHINGTON (NEWS OBSERVATORY) — NHL suspends season due to coronavirus outbreak.

“Our goal is to resume play as soon as it is appropriate and prudent, so that we will be able to complete the season and award the Stanley Cup,” NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman asserted.

Meanwhile, according to NBC’s report, Major Baseball League (MLB) will suspend all operations, including spring training over rising COVID-19 concerns.

Earlier today, National Basketball League (NBA) suspended its season due to the infection after Utah Jazz players Rudy Gobert and Donovan Mitchel were tested positive for COVID-19. Meanwhile, the Miami Open and the Indian Wells tennis tournaments were halted as well amid coronavirus worries.


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