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Wednesday, June 29, 2005

nhl- Optimistic

from the Morning Sentinel, In the last 10 months, Eric Weinrich has traveled to Austria to play hockey, picked up a new hobby and spent a lot more time with his family than he has ever been able to.
"Almost everyone I talked to, and I saw a lot of guys this weekend at a golf tournament, they all seem to hear the same sort of things, that there is a lot of behind the scenes stuff going on and they are trying to keep it quiet until they hammer out a deal," Weinrich said in a phone interview from his home in New Jersey. "They have to cross the t's and dot the i's. I'm really optimistic. But I was all winter long, too. But from what I'm hearing, they are really close."...more...