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NHL Board of Governors conference call reportedly set for Monday

The NHL Board of Governors will hold a conference call on Monday afternoon, according to TSN’s Darren Dreger and Pierre LeBrun. Dreger fills in many of the details: Financial issues are going to be the primary focus. Expanding upon that, there’s the potential for escrow to be discussed. Covering various aspects of the CBA, likely in tandem with the NHLPA, will be part of the primary agenda. Dreger notes that “everyone is deep in the process of contingency financial planning.” During a recent Insider Trading, Dreger estimated that the NHL could lose between $500 million and $1 billion depending upon how this goes. NHL teams face challenging juggling act In case those dollar amounts didn’t make it clear, the NHL faces a steep ...