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Wednesday, June 29, 2005

nhl- Just another Option

from slam, The NHL lockout is expected to be over soon. Yippee! Three jeers, (oops, darn typos!) three cheers, for Gary Bettman.
All this fuss so that NHL hockey can live in Tampa and Carolina and Nashville. They should be building a statue to Bettman in Florida next to Ponce de Leon -- another guy who went looking for the fountain of youth for his owners but couldn't find it.
NHL owners might be pleased with a deal that guarantees them a salary cap of $22 million to $35 million US. But there's nothing that says players, especially those from Europe, have to come to play for Gary and his pals....continued, about 1/2 down the page