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Fans React To NHL News

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.06.2013 | Canada Business

As the end to the NHL lockout came into view Sunday, fans, reporters, celebrities and players took to Twitter to celebrate. The league and players...

Highlights Of NHL's New Tentative Deal

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.08.2013 | Canada Business

The NHL and NHL Players' Association reached a tentative deal on a new collective bargaining agreement around 4:45 a.m. ET Sunday. While the deal stil...

NHL, NHLPA Reach Tentative Deal To End Lockout

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.08.2013 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - An agonizingly long series of negotiations needed one final push. Spurred on by a tireless mediator, the NHL and the NHL Players' Ass...

NHL, NHLPA Meet With Mediator

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.07.2013 | Canada Business

NEW YORK CITY, N.Y. - Sources close to the talks in New York say NHL and players association reach tentative deal to end lock out.More coming....

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...

'Some Progress'

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.04.2013 | Canada

NEW YORK, N.Y. - The NHL's labour talks remained on track after a marathon day of negotiating ended with the NHL Players' Association electing to let ...

Time Running Out

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.04.2013 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, - With the NHL's labour talks now shrouded in secrecy, a barometer of where things stand was expected to arrive Wednesday in the form of a s...

A Ray Of Hope

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.03.2013 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - With the NHL and Players' Association trading proposals back and forth ahead of a deadline to save the season, hope is on the rise th...

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...

Cherry Worried NHLPA Will Push For More

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.28.2013 | Canada Business

Don Cherry is worried the NHL Players' Association will push for more after the NHL's latest offer to end the lockout.The Hockey Night in Canada comme...

Back To The Bargaining Table

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.28.2013 | Canada Business

The NHL and NHL Players' Association want to exchange more information before resuming collective bargaining talks.After holding a series of conferenc...

Source: League Gives Players New Proposal

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.27.2013 | Canada

TORONTO - The NHL is making a serious bid to save the season.With another year in jeopardy because of a labour dispute, the league softened its demand...

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...

Vote Could Shake Up NHL Lockout

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.20.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - NHL players have moved a step closer to dissolving their union.A vote of the NHL Players' Association membership this week has given their u...

One Step Away From A Cancelled Season

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.19.2013 | Canada Business

The NHL has moved one step closer to calling off another season because of a labour dispute.Regular-season games through Jan. 14 were wiped off the sc...

The Cup Back In Canada? Don't Make Him Laugh

CP | Peter Rakobowchuk, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.18.2013 | Canada

ST-HUBERT, Que. - The Stanley Cup may have been created by the office of Canada's governor general — but don't count on the current office-holder to...

Will the NHL Reach a Deal Before the World Ends?

Andy Juniper | Posted 02.17.2013 | Canada
Andy Juniper

In an irony as ripe as weird Uncle Willard's bedside denture jar and nuttier than old Auntie Jean's inedible fruitcake, there are whispers that the National Hockey League and its players union are inching toward an agreement to truncate their age-old lockout, and allow a new season to finally begin... right around the time the world is scheduled to end.

Those Poor Hockey Players

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 12.20.2012 | Canada British Columbia

A hockey player with his hands full of money is probably the last thing the NHL Players' Association (NHLPA) wants people to see right now. But tha...

NHL Players To Vote On Whether To Give Board Authority To Dissolve Union

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.14.2013 | Canada

TORONTO - NHL players will begin voting Sunday on whether they'll grant their executive board the authority to dissolve the NHL Players' Association.T...

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...

Taken For Granted

CBC | Posted 02.08.2013 | Canada Business

The NHL is totally mismanaging its connection with hockey fans, according to a McMaster University communications expert. “Fans don't a...

The Meeting That Could End the NHL's Union

Kolby Solinsky | Posted 02.03.2013 | Canada
Kolby Solinsky

On Tuesday in New York, the National Hockey League Players Association (NHLPA) is meeting with players to "facilitate dialogue." The entire union is irrelevant, if this works. The players and owners are finally bringing it on home, and the PC'ness that we've been thrown and tossed is out the window.

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...