A report by Canadian-based TSN released on Thursday quoted seven infectious disease experts who are opposed to the NHL's decision to open training camps in coronavirus hotspots in the U.S.
Gross: Labor peace paramount to NHL and its players this time
Faced with an unprecedented crisis in the COVID-19 pandemic, both sides knew this was not the time to squabble.
Gross: Wonderful race, but Belmont comes with an asterisk
It was great just having the first major sporting event in New York since the shutdown because of COVID-19.
Gross: Isles GM Lamoriello tends to make smaller deals at deadline
Lamoriello will just as soon look to bolster his squad with a depth acquisition as bring in a marquee rental.
Gross: Issues concerning next CBA already being discussed
The current collective-bargaining agreement lasts until September 2022, but future Olympic considerations and player concessions are hot topics to kick off negotiations.