Update (11:35am): Looks like officials are being sent home.
Hearing that on-ice officials who are on the road now to work NHL games have been told to book flights home ….
— Pierre LeBrun (@PierreVLeBrun) March 12, 2020
Original post (10:09am): The NHL has suspended all team operations this morning:
Given the uncertainty regarding next steps regarding the coronavirus, Clubs are advised not to conduct morning skates, practices or team meetings today.
— NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) March 12, 2020
There is a Board of Governor’s call at 1pm today where more information will be available.
It is expected the league will suspend league operations and the season for both the NHL and AHL.