With the NHL announcing its plans to resume the 2019-20 NHL season, the NHL Player Gaming Challenge will be concluding this weekend with a best-of-three final series.
NHL Player Gaming Challenge Final
The sixth and final week of the NHL Player Gaming Challenge will feature a budding star for the Columbus Blue Jackets going up against a former Winnipeg Jet defensemen.
Goaltender Elvis Merszlikins, who went on a torrid 13-5-4 run with Columbus prior to the league’s shutdown, will represent the Blue Jackets. Merzlikins will be opposed by Joe Morrow, who will be representing the Winnipeg Jets
Morrow, a first-round pick in 2011, played two seasons for the Jets from 2017-2019. This past season, Morrow played with Minsk Dynamo of the KHL.