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NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman addresses the media prior to Game One between the Los Angeles Kings and the New Jersey Devils in the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Final at Prudential Center on May 30, 2012 in Newark, New Jersey.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Bettman Says ‘wide gap’ Remains in NHL Labor Talks

The current collective bargaining agreement expires on Sept. 15, and the NHL has already warned that it will lock out its players.

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NHLPA Executive Director Donald Fehr talks to the media during the NHL Winter Classic press conference at Comerica Park on February 9, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/NHLI via Getty Images)

NHLPA Draws Closer to Making its Counterproposal

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NHL Lockout Brings Silence To Hockey Arena

NHL Labor Negotiations about to Begin

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NHL Board of Governors OK Sale of Blues

Hall of Famer Brett Hull is expected to be named to a front-office position.


Referees try to break up a fight between members of the Chicago Blackhawks and the Phoenix Coyotes following a hit on Marian Hossa of the Blackhawks by Raffi Torres of the Coyotes in Game Three of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the United Center on April 17, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. The Coyotes defeated the Blackhawks 3-2 in overtime.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Column: NHL Increasingly Popular, Out of Control

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman’s vision of a bigger footprint for hockey is finally coming into focus. But it’s not just the skyrocketing TV ratings for these playoffs in markets both traditional, like Philly, Boston and […]


RALEIGH, NC - JANUARY 30:  Henrik Sedin #33 of the Vancouver Canucks attempts to score a goal against Cam Ward #30 of the Carolina Hurricanes in the 58th NHL All-Star Game at RBC Center on January 30, 2011 in Raleigh, North Carolina.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

NHL Realignment Plan Derailed

Players union failed to ratify schedule changes for 2012-2013 season.


St. Louis Blues David Backes (42) celebrates his first period goal against the Florida Panthers at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis on November 17, 2011.   UPI/Bill Greenblatt

NHL Realignment Plan Unveiled

St. Louis would be in conference with Chicago, Columbus, Detroit, Dallas, Nashville, Minnesota, and Winnipeg.


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Hockey In Shock After Russian Jet Crash Kills 43

Among the dead were Lokomotiv coach and NHL veteran Brad McCrimmon, as well as Pavol Demitra, who played for the St. Louis Blues.


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NHL Reaches New Deal to Stay on NBC, Versus

The NHL had drawn interest from ESPN, Turner and FOX, but decided to stay where it’s been the past six years.




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