Nhl Talks

NHL Talks Slow To A Crawl

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.06.2013 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - The NHL's collective bargaining talks appear to be heading towards the brink.With the process still in mediation and the sides spendi...

NHL Negotiations Back On Track

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.02.2013 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Just steps from the massive celebration in Times Square, top NHL executives spent New Year's Eve reviewing a collective bargaining pr...

The Saga Continues

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.01.2013 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - As the NHL and NHL Players' Association continue to creep perilously close to another lost season, the union now finds itself wieldin...

NHL Season May Be A Phone Call Away

CP | Ira Podell, The Associated Press | Posted 02.21.2013 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly and players' association special counsel Steve Fehr spoke on the telephone but still haven't made p...

NHL Talks Could Resume This Week

CP | Ira Podell, The Associated Press | Posted 02.08.2013 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - The NHL and the locked-out players' association are talking again, and a return to the bargaining table could happen soon.After a few...

Players, Owners Try To Hold More Talks

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.03.2013 | Canada

NEW YORK, N.Y. - The latest round of NHL labour talks is stretching well into the night.A group of 18 players and six league owners spent more than fi...

NHL Talks To Resume Tuesday

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.01.2013 | Canada

TORONTO - There will be fresh faces and a new approach when the NHL's collective bargaining talks resume.A select group of owners and players are sche...

Mediators Get Nowhere In NHL Talks

CP | Ira Podell, The Associated Press | Posted 01.30.2013 | Canada

NEW YORK, N.Y. - If the NHL and the players' association are going to make a deal to save the hockey season, they are likely going to have to do it by...

NHLPA's New Proposal 'About As Good' As Can Be

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.21.2013 | Canada

NEW YORK, - The NHL and NHL Players' Association finally seem to be speaking the same language, but they still have a gap to bridge in negotiations on...

NHL, NHLPA To Meet Monday

CP | Ira Podell, The Associated Press | Posted 01.17.2013 | Canada

NEW YORK, N.Y. - So much for a two-week break. Just over a week since the last set of failed negotiations, the NHL and the locked-out players' associa...

NHL And NHLPA Talk, But Have No Plans To Meet Again

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.20.2012 | Canada

NEW YORK, N.Y. - NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly and players' association special counsel Steve Fehr spoke to each other on Saturday, but the sides ...

Gone Till November (At Least)

CP | Ira Podell, The Associated Press | Posted 12.19.2012 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - The NHL wiped out the third week of the regular season Friday as the lockout dragged on, leaving no more wiggle room if the league ho...

R.I.P. Flames Opening Night 2012

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.11.2012 | Canada Alberta

The day is here. The snow is ready and so is your hockey obsessed heart, yet there is no opening night for the Calgary Flames. It's a sad day for the ...

Alberta Labour Board Rules Against NHL Players

CBC | Posted 12.10.2012 | Canada Alberta

The Alberta Labour Relations Board has ruled against NHL Players Association in its bid to have the league-imposed lockout declared illegal under prov...

NHL Talks Secretly Resume

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.05.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The NHL's collective bargaining talks resumed unexpectedly and the sides are committed to staying in touch through the weekend.An unannounce...

NHL Lockout: Hockey Alternatives If The Lockout Continues

The Huffington Post Canada | Seema Dhawan | Posted 09.30.2012 | Canada Alberta

We know, its scary to think about it. While we're all praying to the hockey Gods to give us a season full of cheerful, body checking, energized hockey...

Returning To The Table Friday

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.25.2012 | Canada

TORONTO - The NHL's collective bargaining talks are set to resume after a two-week hiatus and all of the issues are open for discussion.Not only did t...

NHL Gets Creative With New Offer

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.29.2012 | Canada

NEW YORK, N.Y. - There is no new deal on the horizon in the NHL's collective bargaining talks.One day after receiving a proposal from the league that ...