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NHL Lockout News for Those Interested
December 18th, 2012 at 10:32 AM
***PHOTO1*** We here at Rangers 101 just want to start by apologizing for not providing content about your New York Rangers for the past month. However, it's not entirely our fault as there technically isn't much to report on. Games have been canceled through Dec. 30, and it looks as though a...

NHL Lockout 2012: Winter Classic Latest Cancelation
November 2nd, 2012 at 2:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** Friday, Nov. 2, 2012 will go down as the darkest day of the 2012 NHL lockout. The NHL and NHLPA have still yet to reach a new collective bargaining agreement which has resulted in the cancelation of hundreds of games, which has led to significant revenue loss and potentially irreversible damage...

NHL Cancels November Games: Any Season Would Be Shortened
October 27th, 2012 at 2:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** With the NHL and NHL Players' Association failing to reach an agreement by the NHL's self-imposed deadline, it's looking more and more like there won't be an 82-game season in the NHL this year. In fact, as of today, there will be a zero-game season. The NHL announced a new wave of...

NHL and NHLPA Can’t Agree to Meet
October 24th, 2012 at 11:59 AM
***PHOTO1*** Things sure are getting sour between the NHL and the NHL Players' Association. The NHLPA's executive board reached out to the NHL executives about meeting this week, but the league declined. "They have made it clear to us that they have very little interest in the proposal we made last Tuesday," NHL...

Donald Fehr Questions Formal Offer from NHL
October 17th, 2012 at 3:04 PM
***PHOTO1*** NHL union's head Donald Fehr said in a letter to players and agents that the latest proposal from the league would cost his members more than $1.6 billion over six years. As the proposed collective bargaining agreement issues no taper to the 50-50 split, Fehr said that although an 82-game schedule...

NHL and NHLPA Don’t Discuss Money: No More Scheduled Meetings
October 12th, 2012 at 1:03 PM
***PHOTO1*** The 2012-13 regular season was slated to being last night, but with the NHL and NHL Players' Association failing to come to terms on a new collective bargaining agreement, the "start of the season" was brought in my more negotiations -- that went nowhere. There truly is no end in sight...

NHL Lockout: Sides to Resume Talks on Friday
September 25th, 2012 at 2:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** The NHL and NHLPA will finally meet to continue negotiations for a new collective bargaining agreement. The problem is, these talks won't come until Friday. Another issue, they apparently will be regarding the non-economic issues. Deputy commissioner Bill Daly and NHL Players' Association special counsel Steve Fehr met Tuesday in Toronto and...

The “Little Guys” Losing Most in NHL Lockout
September 19th, 2012 at 1:23 PM
***PHOTO1*** The NHL is making cuts across the board now that the lockout is official, and it may be effecting the NHL employees more than then owners and players. The NHL informed its office staffers Wednesday morning that they would be forced to take 20 percent pay cuts and would transition to...

NHL Imposes League-Wide Lockout; Second in 8 Years
September 16th, 2012 at 12:42 AM
***PHOTO1*** The NHL and NHLPA have finally reached the inevitable. The two sides failed to agree to terms on a new collective bargaining agreement and have officially imposed a league-wide lockout. For the 700-plus NHLers, life has changed dramatically. ESPN's Pierre LeBrun gives an exact list of what the rules are for all...