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• Stay at home orders and rising COVID-19 cases has forced the Ontario Hockey League to end plans for a 2021 season. [OHL]
• Roberto Luongo has been named GM of Canada’s entry into the IIHF World Championship. Shane Doan has also been named to the management team. The tournament will take place May 21-June 6 in Riga, Latvia. [Sportsnet]
• Five losses in a row for the Maple Leafs and goaltending issues. How can they turn it around? [Toronto Sun]
• A look at how NHL rosters will likely change before the summer expansion draft for the Kraken. [Sound of Hockey]
— San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks) April 20, 2021
• Former U.S. national defender Colleen Coyne is taking over as President of the NWHL’s Boston Pride. [The Ice Garden]
• Did you know that Anders Cain a.k.a. Wyatt Russell has his own hockey card? [Puck Junk]