Too bad Gary Bettman and Don Fehr couldn’t have been staying in the same hotel in New York City this week, because it may take an act of God to get the two together and hammer out a new CBA for th
One statement came from the NHL offices in New York. Moments later another came from the NHLPA offices in Toronto.
As promised, Gary Bettman’s most recent proposal to end the NHL lockout will come off the table on Friday, sending the league’s labor negotiations into what could be a lengthy state of limbo.
One day before his self-imposed Thursday deadline to salvage an 82-game regular season, NHL commissioner Gary Bettman acknowledged on Wednesday that a full season “is not going to be a reality.”