The players of the national hockey League (NHL) decided to postpone the receipt of their last paycheck for the season 2019-2020.
This is what is reported on TSN, Saturday.
The athletes had to receive it the 15th of April, but they chose to push the date back a month.
This is explained by the fact that the players Association and the NHL need more time to determine if the regular schedule of the season 2019-2020 will be completed this year. The players wonder if they should give up their cheque or a part of it.
Each payroll, a player is deprived of a part of his wages to regain trust. With the business of the NHL that have been put on pause due to the outbreak of coronavirus, athletes may need to undergo substantial financial losses.