The arena of the Edmonton Oilers, Rogers Place, which should accommodate some of the matches of the national hockey League (NHL) in phase 4 of his plan to return to the game, was flooded on Thursday.
In a video that circulates on the social networks, we can see that one of the entrances to the spectators filled with water. The heavy rain that fell on the region may be the cause.
According to the network Sportsnet, the severity of the damage is still unknown, but the playoffs of the NHL would not be in danger of being cancelled for this reason. The organization of the Edmonton Oilers should clarify the situation when she will have more details.
Recall that the Rogers Place will host all of the teams of the Association of the West taking part in the playoffs.
The first match to be held in the arena of alberta is a confrontation between the preparatory between the Oilers and the Calgary Flames. This meeting will be contested on July 28.