Tagged: ‘Gary Bettman’

NHL and NHLPA Reach Tentative CBA Agreement, Lockout Seemingly Over
January 8th, 2013 at 11:19 AM
***VIDEO1*** Early Sunday morning, NHL commisioner Gary Bettman and NHLPA Executive Director Don Fehr released a statement that a "basic framework" of a new CBA had been agreed to in principle. While many of the details still need to be hammered out and the deal needs to be written and signed, all...

Martin St. Louis Has Some Choice Words for NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman
October 26th, 2012 at 4:46 PM
As the NHL/NHLPA labor discussions drag on without foreseeable resolution, some players have stepped forward to publicly criticize the tactics and motives of NHL commisionner Gary Bettman. The league recently canceled the schedule of games through November 30 and withdrew their most recent CBA offer, which was closest to the expected...

The NHL “Real World”: CBA Talks Stop Being Polite and Start Getting Real
July 14th, 2012 at 8:18 PM
***PHOTO1*** After the first two meetings between the NHLPA, led by Don Fehr, and the NHL, spearheaded by commissioner Gary Bettman,  everyone was saying the right things but no one was saying much of anything. It is likely very few details were discussed; it was about setting the table for the nitty...