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Thursday, June 30, 2005

nhl- Back to Life

from the CP via the National Post, A sign that the National Hockey League is about to spring back to life is all the signings of coaches and general managers in the past two weeks.
And a mad rush of player moves is expected when the league and the NHL Players' Association finally end the lockout that wiped out the entire 2004-05 season.
Some believe a new collective bargaining agreement will be ready as early as next week.
"You can feel it," agent Pat Brisson said Thursday. "Teams are signing their coaches and general managers. It's very different from last summer.
"From what I hear, it seems they'll announce something in a week or a week and a half."
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