NHL owners demanding nothing short of full capitulation from locked-out players

Nov 12, 2012 Full story: Daily Kos

The National Hockey League's lockout of its players does not seem likely to end any time soon, with owners and league management demanding more, more, more from the players.

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Jersey City, NJ

#1 Nov 12, 2012
The NHL needs to realize that its the PLAYERS who make the league and the PLAYERS we the fans pay good money to see ...... give the players whatever the f**k they want and drop the f-ing puck already!!!
Hockey fan 2012

Bayonne, NJ

#2 Nov 12, 2012
How greedy can the owners be? When they buy a team for $70mm that is now worth $250mm and what do the players get $0.00.
MAN UP OWNERS pay what you owe and grade into 50-50. Compromise NOW
Ranger Ready

Bayonne, NJ

#3 Nov 12, 2012
It's like a stock - owners have 100% ownership of the stock and split dividends with the players. Get Gary out of there now! Owners are soooo wrong on this one. Who are you hurting? Workers and Fans #1but and #2.
silly fans

Brimfield, MA

#4 Nov 12, 2012
The players make the teams? Not so much...without the owners thered be no team. Without the players the team would just...find new players...

When many owners are showing losses each year, that's unacceptable. Who in their right mind would say "oh, let's invest 250 million dollars, so we can take yearly losses"...

sorry, but owners are the ones who should actually be showing profits on their investment, yearly, which is what this whole ordeal is about
silly fans

Brimfield, MA

#5 Nov 12, 2012
Or, we could just give the players whatever they want. Based on this ill concieved concept that they're the important part. Let more team owners go bankrupt, so the nhl has to try to keep even more teams remaining until someone decides to waste millions just for bragging rights...

And in five years the nhl will be bankrupt and not exist.

If that's really what you want.

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