Foley told KSHP's Vegas Hockey Hotline that he expects the season will be less than 60 games, saying it could be "48 or 56 games." But he said the fate of next season relies on when fans can return to NHL arenas.
The NHL is planning for a full 82-game schedule next season and the usual four-round, best-of-7 format in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, Commissioner Gary Bettman said Saturday. Start date is yet to be determined and fans may have to be phased in throughout the season.
The Golden Knights are going to continue showing hockey reruns while the NHL remains paused due to the coronavirus. AT&T SportsNet will continue showing games as part of their VGK Classic Re-Airs until May 6.