Alex Ovechkin is at it again. After shattering a pane of glass in Saturday’s game against Atlant Moscow, the Capitals captain pounded NHL commissioner Gary Bettman with a verbal body check.
The other day, before heading home to Minnesota, Capitals forward Matt Hendricks applauded Don Fehr for his sharp negotiating tactics and his ability to explain complicated financial proposals in
To the players, the NHL lockout has become more about principle than about percentages.
It’s about owners honoring the contracts under which the players agreed to play.
It was widely assumed by those following the NHL labor negotiations that if Don Fehr was willing to negotiate off the 50-50 proposal Gary Bettman made to the players on Tuesday a full 2012-13 regu
The following is NHL commissioner Gary Bettman's exchange with the media after talks with the players' association broke off without any progress.