NHL: Most Valuable Player in the Playoffs will not be awarded until September

The prize for the most valuable player in the NHL playoffs (Conn Smythe Trophy) of the current season will not be awarded to the winner until September, according to the press office of the league on Twitter.

The 2019/20 NHL season, interrupted by the coronavirus pandemic, will resume with Stanley Cup qualifiers on Saturday. The matches will be played in Toronto and Edmonton.