The NHL's players and owners are expected to face off once again today, in what many are hoping is the most productive day of bargaining we've seen in quite a while. With the NHLPA supposedly bringing a fresh proposal to the discussion, the main question is, how long will Gary Bettman listen before walking out?
Oh, and sorry for the delay in posting this morning. I've been a little bit busy...
Nashville Predators News
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Around the Wide Wide World of Hockey
NHL players' next move is crucial | Hockey | CBC Sports
Today could prove to be a pivotal one in the CBA negotiations, as the league asked the players to submit a comprehensive proposal, rather than focus on a few specific items.
Mirtle: A closer look at the NHLPA's last offer – and what may be next - The Globe and Mail
James Mirtle gives us a peek at what might be on the table today.
NHL lockout: NHLPA, league finding common ground - thestar.com
Accentuate the positive, right?
NHL games too expensive for Canadians - sportsnet.ca
This is, in part, why Toronto could use a second team.
Book Excerpt: Best of Down Goes Brown – A complete transcript of every postgame call-in show ever | Backhand Shelf
A double-dose of DGB this morning? Yes, please!
Building a NHL Fantasy Predictor: Do NHL Coaches Have Zone Start Trends? | NHLNumbers.com
A good look at just why Vancouver bears watching whenever fantasy hockey season starts.
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