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$1 BILLION

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 01.28.2013 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - The Toronto Maple Leafs are the first NHL team worth US$1 billion, according to Forbes magazine.The Leafs, who have not won a Stanley...

NHL Cancels All-Star Game

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2013 | Canada Business

Arenas around the NHL will remain dark for at least another three weeks.Ninety-six more regular-season games were wiped off the schedule Friday along ...

Sex Toys: Helping You Score During the NHL Lockout

Andy Juniper | Posted 01.22.2013 | Canada Living
Andy Juniper

We've lost our past-time. Now we are in danger of losing our marbles. But our great (and apparently resilient and creative) country have apparently decided to fill the mighty void with...sex toys. They're flying out the door like there's no tomorrow -- or, at very least, like there's no hockey today. Talk about good vibrations.

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...

'Everybody's Going To Lose'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.13.2013 | Canada

PITTSBURGH, Pa. - Sidney Crosby says it takes two to tango.The Pittsburgh Penguins captain stood by his comments voicing frustration Tuesday at the la...

Molson: NHL Lockout Is Killing Our Business

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.07.2013 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Molson Coors says the NHL lockout has forced the beer company into the penalty box by reducing beer sales across Canada for its marquee bra...

WATCH: End The NHL Lockout Or This Man Will Keep Dancing To Robyn

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.05.2012 | Canada British Columbia

Sigh. The NHL Lockout doesn't look like it's going to end anytime soon. Last week, the NHL announced that it was cancelling the Winter Classic, one of...

Secret Session Makes Headway In NHL Lockout

CP | Ira Podell, The Associated Press | Posted 01.04.2013 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - A secret, long-awaited bargaining session has done some good in the NHL labour fight — so much so that the sides already have plans...

Another Brick In The Wall

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.24.2012 | Canada

The NHL's labour talks have entered a dark period. When that will lift is anyone's guess.Rather than working towards progress on a new collective barg...

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...

Sidney Crosby: Off To Europe?

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.18.2012 | Canada

TORONTO - There was no simply no way for Sidney Crosby to hide his disappointment.Just one week after telling The Canadian Press he was confident a de...

It's Looking Grim

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.18.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Optimism was short-lived around the NHL's collective bargaining talks.A flickering sense of hope was quickly replaced by frustration on Thur...

Full NHL Offer Released

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.17.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO - As the NHL's labour dispute went on display for public viewing, it underscored the importance of the next week in negotiations.The league's ...

Full NHL Season? League Offers New Deal To Players

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.16.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Let the serious negotiations begin.After more than a month with no new offers being tabled in collective bargaining talks, the NHL breathed ...

NHL Makes Offer To NHLPA

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.16.2012 | Canada Business

The National Hockey League has proposed a new offer to the players' union that would see hockey-related revenue split 50-50. It would also see an 82-g...

The Numbers, And The Swindle, Behind Edmonton's Downtown Arena Proposal

Mark Milke | Posted 11.28.2012 | Canada Alberta
Mark Milke

For those who might have missed what's happening in the city where Wayne Gretzky first made his mark in professional hockey, another round of taxpayer...

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...

UPDATED: Getting Closer?

CP | Ira Podell, The Associated Press | Posted 11.29.2012 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - The best that can be said about back-to-back days of negotiations between the NHL and the locked out players' association is that the...

NHL Talks Start Up Again

CP | Chris Johnston, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.27.2012 | Canada Business

The NHL's collective bargaining talks are set to restart with a session that is likely to run through the weekend.And with the league announcing the c...

Federal agency says steak from Edmonton Costco may have E. coli, people sick.

CP | John Cotter, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.26.2012 | Canada Business

EDMONTON - Alberta health officials say four people were infected with E. coli earlier this month after eating steaks purchased from an Edmonton Costc...

NHL Lockout Means Out-Of-Work TV Personalities

CP | Monte Stewart, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.26.2012 | Canada Business

Jim Hughson didn't have any trouble filling the time during the previous two NHL lockouts.But the current one poses a greater challenge for the "Hocke...

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...

Edmonton Oilers Consider Relocating Here

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.24.2012 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - With a deadline looming to complete a deal to build the Edmonton Oilers a new arena, the team's brass turned up the heat on city councillor...

A View From The Bottom: NHL Lockout For The Working Man

Ryan Doherty | Posted 11.21.2012 | Canada Alberta
Ryan Doherty

With word of the NHL lockout reaching the public ear last week, a lot has been said. We hear from both sides. We hear from the commentators, the pundits, the "experts", and the fans who suffer the most from this needless squabble. But what do we hear from the people who work behind the rink? You see, I'm gainfully employed by the Calgary Flames - specifically, I wash dishes for the all the fine diners lucky (and rich) enough to enjoy the fine foods served up at the 'Dome.