“Attendance has been up. We’ve had one of the better increases in the league. Our gate receipt, we’ve had by far the largest increase in the league”
Several fans waited hours in the cold for a glimpse at hockey action.
Blues open training camp Sunday morning; open season January 19 at home against Detroit.
A relieved Commissioner Gary Bettman made the announcement those in hockey waited nearly four months to hear. He then apologized to players, sponsors and hockey supporters.
If there are no snags, ratification could be finished by Saturday and training camps can open Sunday if approval is reached on both sides.
All schedule issues, including the length of the season, still need to be worked out. The NHL has models for 50- and 48-game seasons.
Chris Kerber, ‘the voice of the Blues’, will be heard calling games soon on KMOX. Ron Jacober also previews the BCS National Championship Game with CBS Sports writer Dennis Dodd.
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Talks between the NHL and players resume Monday.