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NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman’s "responses to media inquiries on future expansion generated the most buzz" yesterday as the league's BOG meeting wrapped up, according to Pierre LeBrun of ESPN.com. Bettman "again insisted that there is no current plan in place to expand, nor any timeline the le...
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Two MLB owners said late last week that management will continue to negotiate for a payroll tax system with the MLBPA and "won''t return to a salary cap proposal," according to Mark Maske of the WASHI
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The "attendance drop" that hit the NHL''s Canadian teams after the lockout "has persisted into the playoffs," according to an analysis in today''s Toronto GLOBE & MAIL. Attendance for the Flames'' 1st
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