Jan 09

NHL 2013 schedule: Stanley Cup Playoffs could end on June 28; trade deadline 1st week in April

The 2013 NHL schedule will be released after the Board of Governors ratifies the new Collective Bargaining Agreement on Wednesday and the NHLPA follows suit by the end of the week.

Already, opening day matchups are starting to filter through the media – but what about the “Critical Dates” of the 48-game season, like the trade deadline and the NHL Draft?