SUDBURY, Ont. – The Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League that, effective immediately, all NOJHL playoff games and hockey-related activity have been cancelled, until further notice, due to the result of the ongoing COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic.
This also applies to all 10 leagues that comprise the Canadian Junior Hockey League.
“The NOJHL is thoroughly committed to the health and safety of our players, on and off-ice officials, as well as our staff, volunteers, loyal fans and the general public, so with the best interest of everyone involved, the difficult decision has been made to put a hold on the playoffs, until further notice,” stated commissioner Robert Mazzuca.
“We will continue to closely monitor the latest health information, including data and recommended measures provided by public health agencies regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and will act accordingly as we move forward in dealing with this world-wide pandemic,” added Mazzuca.
Any further information as this situation progresses will be released by the NOJHL, once applicable.