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  1. Sport - Other Sport - ICE HOCKEY

    NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman hopes for ice-cool start

    Posted Oct 07th 2014, 10:03pm by Reuters

    ... of controversy. With a US$5.2 billion Canadian television-rights deal and guaranteed labour peace right through the 2021-22 season, it seems as if NHL commissioner Gary Bettman is looking forward ...

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    NHL owners approve new labour deal; players to vote

    Posted Jan 10th 2013, 09:02am by Associated Press in New York

    ... Associated Press in New York NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman secured unanimous ownership support for the pending labour deal, then apologised to everyone hurt by the long lockout and said he ... lockout wiped out 510 games. Overall, 2,208 games have been lost by labour disputes during his tenure. But Bettman was quick to call any speculation he might consider stepping down from his post ...

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    NHL players to begin voting Thursday

    Posted Jan 11th 2013, 09:16am by Associated Press in New York

    ... Associated Press in New York NHL players will have 36 hours from Thursday night until Saturday morning to vote on the new labour deal that would end the four-month lockout. The players’ ... If a majority of the more than 700 players choose to accept the deal that NHL owners unanimously ratified on Wednesday, training camps will open Sunday, and a 48-game regular season will begin January ...

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    NHL owners consider deal proposed by players

    Posted Jan 02nd 2013, 12:00am by APSPT

    ... today. The New Year's clock ticked down while the window to reach a labour agreement to save the season was rapidly closing. Bettman said a deal needed to be reached by January 11 to allow the season to begin by January 19. That leaves a little less than two weeks to reach an agreement and hold one week of training camp before the puck would drop on a 48-game campaign. So far, a deal ...

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    NHL lockout begins as deadline passes

    Posted Sep 17th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in New York Labour stalemate between league and players could delay start to season after deadline passes with suggested last-minute talks dismissed as futile NHL LOCKOUT BEGINS AS TALKS STALL A labour stand-off between the NHL and its players spiralled as the collective-bargaining agreement expired and league commissioner Gary Bettman locked out ...

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    NHL lockout comes to end, shortened season to begin this week

    Posted Jan 13th 2013, 01:36pm by Associated Press in New York

    ... Associated Press in New York The National Hockey League's four-month lockout finally ended Saturday night following another tough negotiation that nearly delayed training camps even longer. The league and the players’ association completed a required memorandum of understanding that had to be signed before camps were cleared to open. That will happen on Sunday with a 48-game ...

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    Nathan Mackinnon taken first in NHL draft

    Posted Jul 02nd 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... and Finland. His mother, Olga, played on the Russian national basketball team. Barkov had an operation on his shoulder in March and may not be fully healthy when NHL training camp starts. "It ...

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    NHL close to axing entire season

    Posted Dec 22nd 2012, 12:00am by APSPT

    ... Associated Press in New York With more than half the schedule lost, league extends game cancellations into mid-January as labour dispute shows no sign of nearing resolution NHL close ... The NHL is already the only North American professional sports league to cancel a season because of a labour dispute, having lost the 2004-2005 campaign. The groups have remained apart since two ...

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    Blackhawks spoil Kings' coronation with easy win in NHL season opener

    Posted Jan 20th 2013, 02:44pm by Reuters in Los Angeles

    ... quickly put a lid on the fervour with three unanswered goals in the opening period. The Kings looked the rustier of the teams after the lengthy labour dispute reduced the 82-game season to 48 ...

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    Hockey season to begin after negotiations succeed

    Posted Jan 07th 2013, 12:00am by APSPT

    ... two seasons due to a labour dispute, something that has never happened in another North American sports league. The 2004-05 season was wiped out while the sides negotiated hockey's first ...




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