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.
The Capitals Lockout Gang started at about a dozen strong back on Sept. 17.
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
When the NHL released to the media full details of its 50-50 proposal to save an 82-game season, there was more to it than simply setting the record straight.