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Highlights from Gary Bettman addressing the media Thursday to discuss the NHL labor dispute which threatens to cause a lockout as Saturday turns to Sunday. addCustomPlayer('nma9r5epkep51h8ly3kqi1wpj', '891cec8dca9044e3bc366526539c43bc', 'rznwmweoigr01kd6dexrjeck6', 480, 420, 'perfnma9r5epkep51h8ly3kqi1wpj-rznwmweoigr01kd6dexrjeck6', 'eplayer4');...Read more »
Here are the highlights from Gary Bettman and Donald Fehr addressing the media Wednesday, Aug. 15, about the state of negotiations between the NHL and the players on a new collective bargaining agreement. addCustomPlayer('1w3m68ya5zyk91lchcwlbcqgpz', '891cec8dca9044e3bc366526539c43bc', 'ucta6csta79t147lp9klmxdfa', 300, 360, 'perf1w3m68ya5zyk91lchcwlbcqgpz-ucta6csta79t147lp9klmxdfa', 'eplayer2');...Read more »
OTTAWA--NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said he would “find it hard to believe” a deal will not be worked out to replace or refurbish Nassau Coliseum, thus keeping the Islanders on Long Island, before the lease expires in 2015.
"They still have three-and-a-half years to go,” Bettman said in an informal session following a news conference here during All-Star Weekend. “I find it hard to...Read more »