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Team Reportedly Proposes Tournament To Determine NHL Draft Lottery Picks

2 days ago   |   By NESN

Sports leagues around the country are being paused or postponed amid the coronavirus outbreak, and it's causing them to think outside of the box on how to go about normal protocols.
With its season pause , the National Hockey League has already postponed its combine, draft and league awards. It's also having to re-think its draft lottery, and is exploring every idea offered by its teams.
A league source told the Athletic's NHL editor-in-chief Craig Custance that at least one franchise has submitted a proposal that would entail a tournament where lottery teams to play for the first-overal...
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