Winnipeg Jets owner True North to address NHL coronavirus shutdown Thursday afternoon

True North Sports + Entertainment will be sharing details of their COVID-19 operation plan on Thursday afternoon.

True North – known for operating the NHL’s Winnipeg Jets, the AHL’s Manitoba Moose, and venues like Bell MTS Place and the Burton Cummings Theatre – will provide more info at 3:30 p.m., based on recent directives from the hockey leagues and Manitoba Health.

Global News will livestream the press conference here.

The NHL announced earlier on Thursday that it plans to suspend its 2020-21 season until further notice, due to coronavirus fears.

Mark Chipman, executive chairman of the Jets and True North, will speak to media along with Kevin Donnelly, the organization’s senior vice president for venues and entertainment.

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