NHL likely to cancel games today in solidarity move

Evander Kane calls on NHL to cancel games (Brandon Magnus/Getty Images)

The NBA and WNBA cancelled games yesterday and today in protest to the shooting of Jacob Blake in Wisconsin. According to the latest reports, the players will not cancel the season and are in talks to resume this weekend.

NHL took heat yesterday

Many wanted the NHL to follow suit with the NBA, but the Islanders and Flyers were just concluding their game when it all went down. The league opted to move ahead with their schedule and it was met with criticism.

NHL discussing to postpone playoff games today

Evander Kane who is a founder of the Hockey Diversity Alliance has called on the league to cancel today’s games.

Reports are that NHL Commissioner and the players are discussing this option. The Vancouver Canucks and Golden Knights is now listed a To Be Announced, so there is a strong possibility this will happen.

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