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A view inside the Bolshoy Ice Dome where the hockey will take place in the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Park. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

NHL Could Rethink Sending Players To Sochi Olympics

With the league set to push pause on its season for next month’s Winter Games, Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly is allowing for the possibility of a security issue that could keep the players from traveling to Russia at all.

01/28/2014

Vladimir Sobotka #17 of the St. Louis Blues fights against Rich Peverley #17 of the Dallas Stars.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Ex-Players Slam NHL With Lawsuit Over Concussions

10 former National Hockey League players, including All-Star forward Gary Leeman, claimed in a class-action lawsuit that the league hasn’t done enough to protect players from concussions.

11/26/2013

Derek Boogaard (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images Sport)

Derek Boogaard’s Family Files Wrongful-Death Lawsuit Against NHL

The family of an NHL player who died of an accidental overdose of pain medication and alcohol has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against the NHL, blaming it for brain damage he suffered as an enforcer and for his addiction to prescription painkillers.

05/13/2013

Lubomir Visnovsky (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Isles’ Visnovsky Remains In Slovakia; Frustration Begins To Brew As Season Nears

“(Visnovsky) will not be allowed to play in the KHL without the Islanders’ consent,” NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly said in an email, according to Newsday’s Arthur Staple.

01/14/2013

Ilya Kovalchuk (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Devils Believe llya Kovalchuk Will Return To Team Once Lockout Is Officially Lifted

Kovalchuk, who signed a 15-year, $100 million contract with New Jersey in 2010, played in a KHL game Tuesday. He told Russian media he was playing to stay in shape pending the end of the lockout.

01/08/2013

NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly (Photo by Phillip MacCallum/Getty Images for NHL)

NHL Appears Headed Toward 48-Game Season As Opposed To 50-Game Season

“I think 48 is most likely at this point, unless the players can expedite their ratification process,” NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly wrote in an email Monday to The Associated Press.

01/07/2013

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NHL Makes A New Offer As The Lockout Enters Its Critical Stage

The NHL made a new offer to the players’ association, hoping to spark talks toward ending the long lockout and saving the hockey season.

12/28/2012

NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

More Good News, Hockey Fans: NHL Wipes Out All Games Through January 14

The NHL has wiped out all games through Jan. 14, and if it needs to make any more cancellations, the entire season could be the next thing to go.

12/20/2012

Bill Daly (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Fehr Waiting For NHL To Resume Talks; Daly Says Season Will Be Saved

Donald Fehr and the players’ association are ready to get back to the bargaining table at any moment. They are now just waiting for the NHL to feel the same way.

12/20/2012

Hockey fans protest the National Hockey League lockout outside the NHL offices in midtown Manhattan. (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Kallet: This Casual Hockey Fan Is Finished — Maybe Forever

I’m just so turned off by the greed, the unwillingness to cooperate, the lack of direction and the apathy toward the fans who live and die with every drop of the puck. It’s disgraceful and it’s unfair, and I’m finished.

12/17/2012

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Obama To NHL Owners, Players: ‘Do Right By Your Fans’

The NHL’s labor dispute has gotten so big that President Barack Obama was asked about the stalemate during an interview Thursday.

12/14/2012

Henrik Lundqvist (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Rangers’ Lundqvist On Lockout: Fans ‘Deserve Better’

Henrik Lundqvist said he’s “tried to be positive” but has grown “upset” and frustrated with the league’s ongoing lockout.

12/12/2012

Steve Fehr and Bill Daly (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

With Federal Mediators Present, Talks Between NHL And Union Resume

Talks between the NHL and the union are back under way for the first time in nearly a week as the sides again search for a deal to save the hockey season.

12/12/2012

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Lockout Update: NHL, Union To Resume Talks With Mediators At Undisclosed Site

NHL labor negotiations will resume Wednesday, with mediators rejoining the talks at an undisclosed location in an effort to save the hockey season.

12/11/2012

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NHL Cancels Games Through Dec. 30 As Lockout Drags On

More bad news, hockey fans. The NHL has canceled all games through Dec. 30.

12/10/2012

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