NHL, Canadian authorities trying to clear path for cross-border travel for teams in playoffs, per report

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The NHL’s realignment that included the creation of an all-Canadian North Division for the 2020-21 season solved the issue of travel restrictions between Canada and the United States for the regular season. 

Now that the NHL playoffs are in full swing, the league and health authorities are working on a way to open the border, allowing the winner of the North Division to go to the U.S. for the final rounds of the playoffs and U.S. teams to enter Canada, according to the Canadian Press

Authorities are working on an exemption that would allow teams to go