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Remainder of ECHL season canceled due to coronavirus concerns

The move ends uncertainty for teams in the league like the Toledo Walleye
Credit: WTOL

PRINCETON, N.J. — The ECHL hockey league which includes the Toledo Walleye has canceled the 2019-2020 season as of Saturday night.

In a statement from ECHL Commissioner Ryan Crelin the decision came down to protecting the health and well-being of players, coaches, fans, teams and staff.

Commissioner Crelin says the decision will allow players to return to their homes and removes the uncertainty that currently exists.

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