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Early Sunday morning, news broke that the NHL and NHLPA had agreed on a 10-year Collective Bargaining Agreement. The 2012-13 season is saved!
Negotiations between the NHL and NHLPA have been an emotional roller coaster for the last week. Yesterday, things quickly turned from a glimmer of hope to epic failure, and the 2012-13 season is now in as close to being lost … Continue reading
UPDATE: Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews is expected to be one of the players involved in the meeting. On Sunday, the NHLPA released the following statement: Don Fehr, NHLPA Executive Director issued the following statement this evening regarding a meeting between … Continue reading
It played out like this: The players arrived with, depending on the source, three or four counter-proposals. An hour later, Gary Bettman left having rejected three of them with a discouraged look and more strong rhetoric for the cameras. Meanwhile, … Continue reading
When meetings between league officials and NHLPA representation ended on Thursday morning in Toronto, the likelihood of the 2012-13 season starting on time appears to be growing more faint. The NHLPA reportedly presented the remainder of their proposal to the … Continue reading
Here’s a look around social media at some reactions to the NHL denying the NHLPA’s counter proposal on Wednesday afternoon:
Tuesday is a big day. Donald Fehr will make his first official play as the head of the NHLPA, and the hockey world will wait to see how Bettman responds to the players’ proposal. But reality is simple: these CBA … Continue reading