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NHL's realignment plan, modified playoff on hold

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NEW YORK (AP) -- The NHL called off plans Friday to realign and adopt a modified playoff format next season after the players' association refused to agree to the changes.

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The changes were approved in December by the NHL's board of governors, with the league planning to switch from two three-division conferences to four seven- or eight-team conferences.

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