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Specimens to be tested for COVID-19 are seen at a lab in Surrey, B.C., on Thursday, March 26, 2020. The NHL says the laboratories hired to conduct daily COVID-19 tests on players in Edmonton and Toronto keep their supply chains separate from the public’s to ensure never the twain shall meet. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

NHL and its labs say COVID-19 testing doesn’t overlap with public’s

Roughly 1,500 samples are collected and analysed daily in each city

Specimens to be tested for COVID-19 are seen at a lab in Surrey, B.C., on Thursday, March 26, 2020. The NHL says the laboratories hired to conduct daily COVID-19 tests on players in Edmonton and Toronto keep their supply chains separate from the public’s to ensure never the twain shall meet. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Aho, Reimer help Hurricanes beat Rangers 4-1 for sweep

Aho, Reimer help Hurricanes beat Rangers 4-1 for sweep

Calgary Flames take 2-1 series lead with 6-2 win over Winnipeg Jets

Calgary Flames take 2-1 series lead with 6-2 win over Winnipeg Jets

Calgary Flames take 2-1 series lead with 6-2 win over Winnipeg Jets

Calgary Flames take 2-1 series lead with 6-2 win over Winnipeg Jets
Leafs solve Korpisalo, but lose Muzzin as Toronto evens series with Columbus 1-1

Leafs solve Korpisalo, but lose Muzzin as Toronto evens series with Columbus 1-1

Leafs solve Korpisalo, but lose Muzzin as Toronto evens series with Columbus 1-1

Leafs solve Korpisalo, but lose Muzzin as Toronto evens series with Columbus 1-1

NHL hit with criticism over English-only version of “O Canada” on Saturday

NHL hit with criticism over English-only version of “O Canada” on Saturday

Jets rebound with 3-2 win over Flames, even qualifying series 1-1

Jets rebound with 3-2 win over Flames, even qualifying series 1-1

Jets rebound with 3-2 win over Flames, even qualifying series 1-1

Jets rebound with 3-2 win over Flames, even qualifying series 1-1

Penguins beat Canadiens 3-1 in Game 2 to pull even in best-of-five series

Penguins beat Canadiens 3-1 in Game 2 to pull even in best-of-five series

Vegas, Dallas players kneel for anthems as protests gain momentum at NHL restart

Vegas, Dallas players kneel for anthems as protests gain momentum at NHL restart

Vegas, Dallas players kneel for anthems as protests gain momentum at NHL restart

Vegas, Dallas players kneel for anthems as protests gain momentum at NHL restart

Blackhawks’ Caggiula suspended for Game 2 vs. Oilers

Blackhawks’ Caggiula suspended for Game 2 vs. Oilers

Mathew Dumba kneels during the U.S. national anthem on Aug. 1, 2020. (NHL/Twitter)

Wild’s Mathew Dumba makes anti-racism speech, kneels ahead of Blackhawks vs. Oilers

Matt Dumba, 26, took to center ice to speak on behalf of fellow members of the Hockey Diversity Alliance

Mathew Dumba kneels during the U.S. national anthem on Aug. 1, 2020. (NHL/Twitter)

Canadian fans ready to embrace return of NHL in season restart amid summer heat

Canadian fans ready to embrace return of NHL in season restart amid summer heat

Bubble Hockey: NHL set to resume pandemic-delayed season in a new world

Bubble Hockey: NHL set to resume pandemic-delayed season in a new world

Bubble Hockey: NHL set to resume pandemic-delayed season in a new world

Bubble Hockey: NHL set to resume pandemic-delayed season in a new world
Edmonton hopes for NHL hub-city benefits, welcomes Western Conference playoffs

Edmonton hopes for NHL hub-city benefits, welcomes Western Conference playoffs

Edmonton hopes for NHL hub-city benefits, welcomes Western Conference playoffs

Edmonton hopes for NHL hub-city benefits, welcomes Western Conference playoffs
Injured in spring, now healthy NHL stars embrace 2nd chances

Injured in spring, now healthy NHL stars embrace 2nd chances

Injured in spring, now healthy NHL stars embrace 2nd chances

Injured in spring, now healthy NHL stars embrace 2nd chances

McDavid, Oilers itching to get after Blackhawks and erase past playoff failures

McDavid, Oilers itching to get after Blackhawks and erase past playoff failures

NHL’s top teams face dilemma on what round-robin play means

NHL’s top teams face dilemma on what round-robin play means

Clash of styles: Columbus, Toronto face off in short series

Clash of styles: Columbus, Toronto face off in short series

Clash of styles: Columbus, Toronto face off in short series

Clash of styles: Columbus, Toronto face off in short series
Goaltenders in spotlight for Blackhawks-Oilers series

Goaltenders in spotlight for Blackhawks-Oilers series

Goaltenders in spotlight for Blackhawks-Oilers series

Goaltenders in spotlight for Blackhawks-Oilers series
Could NHL home-nation advantage end Canada’s Cup drought?

Could NHL home-nation advantage end Canada’s Cup drought?

Could NHL home-nation advantage end Canada’s Cup drought?

Could NHL home-nation advantage end Canada’s Cup drought?

NHL players start their adjustment to hub life in Edmonton, Toronto

NHL players start their adjustment to hub life in Edmonton, Toronto