NHL Lockout: Your daily hockey fix for Day 1
A tour around CBA links on Day 1 of the NHL lockout and a classic moment in USA Hockey history.
This is Day 1 of the NHL lockout, 2012 edition. Every day, we'll serve up some CBA talk roundup from the Internet and help you get your hockey fix. Let's begin, shall we?
• Sean Gordon and James Mirtle with some rays of sunshine and pieces of coal: Reasons why the lockout will be short, and reasons why the season is in jeopardy. (Globe and Mail)
• What's on the line beyond this season? Gary Bettman's legacy, according to Michael Grange. (Sportsnet)
• "The league’s 30 general managers have handed out contracts worth $1.67 billion to 179 players since July 1, according to Matthew Wuest, the man behind capgeek.com, but at the same time are demanding salary clawbacks." (The Toronto Star)
• What better way to illustrate the fans' pain than through a Sunday comic? (Puck Daddy)
Why not start with the greatest moment in USA Hockey history?
The University of Denver star and Hobey Baker Award winner is drawing interest
Intrigue is high in Arizona after a wild offseason, but expectations should still be tempe...
Players are set to give personalized messages for Adidas' former hockey equipment brand
The 40-year-old center is returning to the Wild after a successful run in Pittsburgh
Edmonton locks up its 21-year-old RFA a month after McDavid's historic extension
Even with a new coach and added veteran help, the Canucks have a long road ahead