Three games are on tap this week in the NHL Player Gaming Challenge, and one of the matchups will feature former teammates facing each other in NHL 20 action.
Week 4 Matchups
Before we get into the games that are coming up this week, let’s briefly go over what went down in Week 3. In the first match of Week 3, the duo of Alex DeBrincat and Drake Caggiula (CHI) defeated Mike Amadio and Blake Lizotte of the LA Kings. Red Wings defenceman Madison Bowey beat the Wild’s Devan Dubynk, and the team of Caleb Jones and Darnell Nurse (EDM) defeated former NFL tight end Luke Willson (SEA) in the final match.
This week will also feature three matchups. In the first game, former teammates James van Riemsdyk (PHI) and Zach Hyman (TOR) will face each other in the first game. That game will be on Thursday at 5 PM EST.
The second match will feature two-on-two play, as Thatcher Demko and Adam Gaudette (VAN) will face the Golden Knights’ duo of Alex Tuch and Ryan Reaves. The Canucks/Golden Knights match will also take place on Thursday at 5 PM EST. The final game will be on Saturday at 3 PM EST, and will pit 2019 Stanley Cup champions Colton Parayko and Robert Thomas (STL) against Nick Suzuki and Victor Mete (MTL).