By: Lucas Pearson | Follow Me On Twitter @LucasPearson_
As the world has been busy fighting racial injustice, the NHL and its players have decided to postpone all of Thursday and Friday’s playoff games. This comes following many NBA and MLB teams doing the same yesterday, the first being the Milwaukee Bucks of the NBA. The Boston Bruins will likely face off with the Lightning for Game 4 Saturday or Sunday, with Game 5 coming a day or two later. It will be a must win game for the Bruins when the time comes.
This is another step in the right direction by the NHL, as we’ve already seen powerful statements by players like Matt Dumba earlier in the playoffs. Some things are bigger than sports.
The Bruins have released this statement following the news: