WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 24: (L-R) NHL/Thurgood Marshall College Fund scholarship winner Richard Lucas of the Ed Snider Hockey Foundation, Thurgood Marshall College Fund Financial Officer Velma Hart, scholarship winner Donald Shaw III of the Fort Dupont Ice Hockey Club and NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman pose for photographs with the Stanley Cup after a briefing on the state of hockey with members of the Congressional Hockey Caucus in the Rayburn House Office Building April 24, 2013 in Washington, DC. Lucas and Shaw are the inaugural receipients of the NHL/Thurgood Marshall College Fund scholarships.
I am grateful to continue working for this franchise ... We have a strong core of talented people, both on and off the ice, who are committed to building a championship team and a first class organization. I would like to thank NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman and Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly for their tremendous support these past few years.
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NHL's Bettman: Get Isles to Brooklyn 'as soon as possible'
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NHL meets with IIHF again on Olympic issue
progress toward a resolution on the issue of having the league send its players to the 2014 Sochi Games.NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman and International Ice Hockey Federation President Rene Fasel met for about 2 hours after a 90-minute get-together Thursday Read more »
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AP Sources: Coyotes sale approved, hurdle remains
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NHL may lay out Coyotes ownership deal Tuesday, mayor says
deal for the Phoenix Coyotes early next week. Developments came quickly Friday afternoon. At about 4:30 p.m., NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman scheduled meetings with Mayor Jerry Weiers and other council members for Tuesday morning. Two weeks ago, Weiers told 5/24/13 from AZ Central.com Read more »
Bettman hopes Coyotes don't move in 2013
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