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AHL: League will not resume before May

The American Hockey League on Monday provided an update on when the league will resume its 2019-20 season.

The AHL suspended its season last week amid the COVID-19 outbreak shortly after the NHL suspended its season.

The use of “primary” residences is a bit confusing. Does that mean residences within the cities they play in or where they live during the offseason?

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In the case of the latter, more travel for players seems like a bad idea at this point. Limiting travel has been the focal point since last week, and asking hundreds of players to take flights home doesn’t seem like a beneficial situation for anybody.

Regardless, the number of cancellations and mandates put on organizations and companies to close prove how serious the situation is.