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  • Bettman's clown college won't punish Boychuk

    Bettman's clown college won't punish Boychuk
    The NHL had a chance to send a message about the unacceptability of head-hunting hits such as the one Boston’s Johnny Boychuk delivered to Jonathan Toews in the second period of Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final, and in fact the league did send a...
  • Penguins' Dan Bylsma selected coach for U.S. Olympic hockey team

    In 2010, it was Brian Burke leading the way in assembling Team USA for the Olympics in Vancouver and then-Maple Leafs coach Ron Wilson behind the bench. This time, the tandem at the top for Sochi, Russia, in 2014 will be Nashville President and GM David...
  • Report: Malloy Chasing NHL

    The New York Post reports Monday that Gov Dannel P. Malloy has formed a group that will attempt to bring the NHL back to Connecticut. According to The Post, Malloy has approached a least one potential owner. The story also says the prospective owner was...
  • Gov. Malloy Open To Having NHL Hockey Back In Hartford

    Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said Monday he is talking to investors seeking to bring an NHL franchise to Hartford, but he emphasized the return of hockey remains a remote possibility. "I have spoken to individuals who have expressed a desire to bring a team...
  • Lockout ends, so Kane trade talk can begin

    Lockout ends, so Kane trade talk can begin
    Now, where was I before Gary Bettman unanimously captured the “Moron of the Millenium’’ championship? Oh yeah, Patrick Kane, second-line center. And Patrick Kane, trade bait. Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman contends that...
  • Opening act for a closed show: 'Bettman and the Boneheads'

    Opening act for a closed show: 'Bettman and the Boneheads'
    NHL muckamuck and Gary Bettman sock puppet Bill Daly said last week he was out of ideas for saving this locked-out season. Excuse me, but when exactly did you or the NHL have even one idea? Besides making the players indentured servants, I mean? You...
  • No hockey? Watch "Slap Shot" with us. (This event sold out)

    No hockey? Watch "Slap Shot" with us. (This event sold out)
    NHL commissioner Gary Bettman locked out the players on Sept. 15. Since then, he has decided to hold his breath until he turns blue. No NHL hockey. No hope, either. This made hockey fans sad, even those in Columbus. Then Stevie Sunshine had an idea: If we...
  • 'Slap Shot' night: We're bringing our (bleeping) toys with us!

    'Slap Shot' night: We're bringing our (bleeping) toys with us!
    The NHL and the players association are going to federal mediation. Forget them. We’re going to the Federal League, and you’re invited. NHL commissioner Gary Bettman locked out the players in September. Since then, the house elf for Boston...
  • We're puttin' on the foil, and you can join us

    We're puttin' on the foil, and you can join us
    Look, I’m as bummed by the NHL lockout as you are. You hockey fans, anyway. I’m sure we’re all getting tired of watching online highlights of Traktor Chelyabinsk scoring on Bars Astana in the Kontinental Hockey League, and while the...
  • NHL makes 50-50 offer to players, targets possible Nov. 2 start

    NHL makes 50-50 offer to players, targets possible Nov. 2 start
    The NHL on Tuesday made a new proposal to the players’ association that should provide a basis for accelerated negotiations and is centered on a 50-50 split of hockey-related revenues, contingent on a full, 82-game schedule being played starting...
  • NHL Cancels Season Through Dec. 30

    NHL Cancels Season Through Dec. 30
    NEW YORK -- The dribs and drabs -- almost like an annoying dripping faucet -- have taken a sizable toll. All has proved quite costly in terms of the pocketbooks of the players, owners and arena workers. For some perspective, the last hockey game...
  • NHL cancels games through Nov.1

    As expected the NHL has cancelled games through Nov. 1. That doesn't necessarily rule out the season beginning on Nov. 2 as Commissioner Gary Bettman and the owners have outlined in their latest proposal. By now you now the players aren't buying into this...