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Wednesday, July 13, 2005

nhl- Not as bad as Thought

from Russ Conway and the Eagle Tribune and note, the article was written before the news of a new CBA but a great read, Get ready for the new Ice Age.
After leading pro hockey into a catastrophic meltdown, National Hockey League club owner negotiators and representatives of the NHL Players Association are on the verge of revealing their finished product for a new collective bargaining agreement.
They couldn't afford to miss another season.
The old contract was 145 pages plus 14 pages of notes and exhibits. This new one — for those who will need glasses — is an encyclopedia version: More than 300 pages and counting, which only goes to show what happens when too many lawyers are involved while the meter is running....more...