There was an important deadline Monday. NHL players had the option to reopen the Collective Bargaining Agreement after the 2019-20 season. The current agreement now runs through Sept. 15, 2022.
NHLPA has decided not use its option to reopen the CBA.
The NHLPA announced today that the Executive Board has declined to reopen the CBA with the NHL following the 2019-20 season. The current CBA remains in effect through the 2021-22 season. The NHLPA advised the League of its decision earlier today. pic.twitter.com/IdZZT9HXL7
— NHLPA (@NHLPA) September 16, 2019