According to TSN, the league and NHL Players' Association have shared multiple draft schedules, including a 56-game and 52-game regular-season scenario instead of the usual 82 games. A typical NHL season runs from October to June but the Tampa Bay Lightning won the 2019-20 Stanley Cup in September after the COVID-19 outbreak forced a suspension in play in mid-March. Neither the NHL or NHLPA immediately responded to requests for comment on the 2020-21 season.
Claressa Shields has scaled the Olympic peak, ruled over women's boxing but is looking for new mountains to climb by conquering the world of mixed martial arts, becoming the greatest women's athlete of all-time and striking a blow for equality. By signing on with the Professional Fighters League (PFL), Shields is aiming to achieve the respect she deserves and an opportunity to fight for the same $1 million purse as the men. "Another mountain," Shields told Reuters after her deal with PFL was announced.
Speaking to Apple Music Country's "Proud Radio," the superstar recalled her "crazy" nights at Studio 54 with the late talent manager.
The Guardian view on Amazonian cave art: a story about the environment, too. Astonishing rock paintings discovered in Colombia hold a lesson for today’s rainforest
A 13-year-old Palestinian boy died on Friday, hours after he was shot by Israeli troops during clashes with a stone-throwing crowed in the West Bank, the official Palestinian news agency reported. The Palestinian Health Ministry said Ali Abu Alia was hit in the stomach and died later in the day at a hospital. There was no immediate comment from the Israeli military.
Romain Grosjean made peace with belief he would die in Bahrain crash
After shocking fans with a Patrick Dempsey cameo earlier this season, "Grey's Anatomy" pulled the same trick again on Thursday night, as T.R. Knight's character George O'Malley returned to Meredith's (Ellen Pompeo) dreams. Last night's surprising episode managed to win the broadcast ratings race, thanks in no small part to "Thursday Night Football" being benched. […]
Matt Harmon looks at five pressing questions heading into Week 13 of the 2020 NFL season including which running back has the edge when Derrick Henry and the Browns star RBs go head-to-head and much more.
KP laid down the law to Joe Root and Anthony Joshua had some words of wisdom.
William Lou is joined by Vivek Jacob of CBC Sports to discuss the journey of Pascal Siakam.
‘We are all absolutely devastated,’ says Wessex Water chief
Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross are joining the original song Oscar race with a stealth entry. David Fincher's "Mank" hits Netflix on Friday, featuring "(If Only You Could) Save Me," a song written by the film's composers and performed by Adryon de León that will be submitted for the upcoming Academy Awards, and other guild […]
Sony Music Entertainment has acquired Human Re Sources, J. Erving’s Los Angeles-based artist distribution and services company, from the music and tech company Q&A. It will become part of The Orchard, Sony’s global independent music distribution and artist and label services company. According to the announcement, Human Re Sources will continue to sign and develop […]
A multi-union coalition of Hollywood unions has reached an agreement with the Association of Independent Commercial Producers for new return-to-work protocols that largely mirror those adopted by the film and TV industry in September. Testing for the coronavirus is one of the major changes in the new AICP agreement, and now brings testing on commercial […]
Half of women born in 1989 have not had children, Office for National Statistics
Merseyside Police said five men had been arrested on Friday as part of an investigation into building and development contracts in Liverpool.
The U.S. House passed the MORE Act 228 to 164 on Friday, which would end the federal prohibition of marijuana. The bill faces an uphill battle in the Senate, especially if Republicans maintain their majority.
Joe Anderson has been suspended from Labour party, sources claim
Palladium has become a source of income for many families who consider protecting the environment a luxury in times of war and hunger
London's taxi and private hire drivers are to receive an additional 1.5 million face masks and 30,000 bottles of hand sanitiser, Transport for London (TfL) has announced. The hand sanitiser bottles are supplied by Dettol.