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Bettman Praises Shanahan For Player Safety Work, Says No Replacement Lined Up Yet04 / 18 / 14
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman on Wednesday said that former NHL VP/Player Safety & Hockey Operations Brendan Shanahan, who became Maple Leafs President this week , "leaves a lasting legacy with his involvement with the league's player safety department, a position that did not exist until he to...
The talks between the players and owners broke off, and now the "ugly stage" is set for the owners to declare a negotiating impasse (Alan Truex, HOUSTON CHRONICLE, 12/15). IMPLEMENTATION: Three-fourth
Talks between the NHL and its players'' union will resume today or tomorrow after contacts were made "at lower levels of both bargaining committees," according to a report this morning by the CANADIAN
Pat Gaffney, a representative of the Atlantic Coast League, has approached the Florence, SC, City Council about becoming a franchise city. The ACL is not affiliated with any major league club and is s
For the second day in a row, talks between the owners and players went into the early morning hours. "That they were still at it seemed amazing considering that the union had responded to the owners''
Milwaukee real estate developer Marvin Fishman has confirmed that he is exploring the possibility of bringing a CFL franchise to Milwaukee. Fishman was a leader of a group that brought the Bucks to th
The IHL awarded its 19th expansion franchise to the Richard DeVos family and Orlando. The team will play in the Orlando Arena, home of DeVos'' NBA Magic. The Orlando franchise paid $6M to join the lea
The NBA is seeking to add something to its All-Star weekend in Phoenix in two months. "Now the league and its players are seeing if they can add peace to the agenda." Officials from the NBPA and the N
The NHL Board of Governors voted unanimously to reject the latest offer from the NHLPA, but directed NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman and the negotiating committee to continue the collective bargaining p
In a stock sale agreement yesterday, MLS acquired the San Francisco Blackhawks from owner Daniel Van Voorhis. The agreement not only allows MLS to acquire the team, but also the long-term rights to Sp
"The final hours of the attempt to reach a negotiated settlement in baseball''s four-month-old bargaining dispute turned out to be long and contentious ones Monday night," writes Ross Newhan in this m