OK, Caps fans. It may be time to start brushing up on those Hershey Bears.
At 36, Jeff Halperns days as an NHL player are nearing an end.
Goaltender Michal Neuvirth was back on the ice Thursday at Kettler Capitals Iceplex, turning aside pucks in an informal scrimmage with a handful of teammates.
When you get right down to it, the NHL wants more of its hockey related revenue than the 43 percent its getting now.
And the players, well, they want to hold onto their 57 percent.
The NHL and its players union proved Tuesday that when you lock four men ina room, the wheels of progress begin to turn.For the first time all summer, progress has come in the form of a newproposal