The Toronto Six will return to the ice sooner than anticipated.
The Six will substitute the Metropolitan Riveters in dealing with the Buffalo Beauts on Wednesday night time in Nationwide Girls’s Hockey League motion.
The NWHL says the change was made in keeping with the league’s medical protocols prioritizing well being and security.
The growth Six (1-1-1) received their first recreation on Tuesday night time, edging the Boston Pleasure 2-1.
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The NWHL is taking part in in a quarantined atmosphere in Lake Placid, N.Y.
Every of the six groups have been scheduled to play 5 video games in eight days adopted by the playoffs, with the semifinals and closing airing on NBCSN.
The NWHL did not crown a 2020 Isobel Cup champion in its fifth season due to the pandemic.
The vast majority of the Six roster is Canadian NCAA Division 1 alumni with some who additionally performed within the defunct Canadian Girls’s Hockey League.