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Staff writer Jim Bentubo

Jim Bentubo

Jim Bentubo is associate editor of SportsBusiness Daily/Journal.

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Hockey Writers Discuss NHL's Pressing Issues As Season Begins

10 / 06 / 11

The NHL drops the puck on the ’11-12 season facing a host of off-the-ice issues. Concussions -- a hot topic this offseason -- will be a dominant theme  with the league’s biggest star, Sidney Crosby, still sidelined due to the lingering effects of two jarring hits last season. Meanw...

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Bettman Debuts On "NHL Hour" Radio Show

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Center Ice Online Work In Progress

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