Games canceled, postponed by COVID: Full list of teams, leagues affected this weekend

The sports world has received one of its biggest successes during the COVID-19 pandemic so far. Games in most leagues are postponed or canceled due to team outbreaks.

So far, the NFL, NHL, college basketball and the English Premier League have been hit the hardest. Each of these leagues has dozens of players on COVID protocols this week, causing many games to be postponed for the weekend and into next week.

Here is a complete list of sporting events scheduled for the near future. This article will be updated as games are canceled or rescheduled.

NFL games rescheduled due to COVID

  • The Raiders in the Browns originally scheduled for Saturday, December 18, moved to Monday, December 20 at 5 p.m. ET.
  • Seahawks at Rams originally scheduled for Sunday, December 19, moved to Tuesday, December 21 at 7 p.m. ET.
  • Washington at Eagles originally scheduled for Sunday, December 19, has been moved to Tuesday, December 21 at 7 p.m. ET.

NHL games postponed due to COVID

Calgary Flames games postponed to December 23

  • December 13 at Blackhawks
  • December 14 at Predators
  • December 16 vs. Maple Leafs
  • December 18 against Blue Jackets
  • December 21 vs. Ducks
  • December 23 against Kraken

Colorado Avalanche games postponed to December 26

  • December 18 vs. Lightning
  • December 20 at Red Wings
  • December 22 in Sabers
  • December 23 at Bruins

Flordia Panthers games postponed until December 26

  • December 18 in Wild
  • December 21 at Blackhawks
  • December 23 against predators

Boston Bruins games postponed

College Basketball Games Canceled or Rescheduled Due to COVID

No. 4 UCLA

  • Game canceled Wednesday, December 15 against Alabama State.
  • Game canceled on Saturday, December 18 against UNC (CBS Sports Classic). UNC will now play in Kentucky.

No. 15 Ohio State

  • Game canceled Saturday, December 18 against Kentucky (CBS Sports Classic). Kentucky will now play UNC.

No. 16 Seton Hall

  • Game canceled on Saturday, December 18 against Iona.

Penn state

  • Game canceled on Saturday, December 18 against VCU.

Loyola Maryland

  • Game canceled Saturday, December 18 against Duke.

Syracuse

  • Game canceled Saturday, December 18 against Lehigh.
  • Game canceled Tuesday, December 21 against Cornell.

Cornell

  • Game canceled Tuesday, December 21 against Syracuse.

Cleveland State

  • Game canceled Saturday, December 18 against Duke.
  • Game canceled Tuesday, December 21 against Kent State.

DePaul

  • Game canceled Saturday, December 18 against Northwestern.

South texas

  • Game canceled on Saturday, December 18 against Cincinnati.

State of colorado

  • Game canceled on Saturday, December 18 against Tulane.

Tulane

  • Game canceled Tuesday, December 21 against New Orleans

Akron

  • Game canceled Monday, December 20 against Radford.

English Premier League games rescheduled or canceled due to COVID

Tottenham Hotspur

  • Game postponed Thursday 9 December against Brighton. Rescheduled for Sunday, December 12.

United manchester

  • Game postponed on Monday, December 13 against Brentford. Rescheduled for Tuesday December 14th.
  • Game postponed on Thursday 16 December against Brighton. Rescheduled for Saturday December 18th.

Watford

  • Game canceled on Wednesday, December 15 against Burnley.
  • Game postponed on Thursday, December 16 against Crystal Palace. Rescheduled for Saturday December 18th.

Leicester city

  • Game canceled on Thursday 16 December against Tottenham.
  • Game postponed on Thursday 16 December against Everton. Rescheduled for Sunday, December 19.

Brentford

  • Game postponed on Thursday 16 December against Southampton. Rescheduled for Saturday December 18th.

Norwich city

  • Game postponed on Thursday 16 December against West Ham. Rescheduled for Saturday December 18th.

NBA Games Canceled or Rescheduled Due to COVID

Chicago Bulls

  • Game canceled Tuesday, December 14 against the Pistons.
  • Game canceled on Thursday, December 16 in Rapters.

As of Friday, no games have been rescheduled. Earlier this week, the NBA canceled two Bulls games after nine players entered the league’s health and safety protocols.