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Bettman: NHL may not complete regular season

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman appeared on NBCSN Tuesday to discuss options for resuming play in the midst of the COVID-19 epidemic.

NEW YORK — NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman has raised the possibility of not being able to complete the regular season. 

He tells NBCSN all options remain on the table and the league needs a clearer picture on the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. 

Bettman says the ideal scenario would be to complete the season to determine playoff seedings. However, he adds: “We understand that may not be possible.” 

He also raised the possibility of having games played at neutral sites.

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