“How do you think we feel?” Gary Bettman responded to Esiason’s displeasure. “It’s to say the least disappointing, frustrating.”
If there is going to be a hockey season, the NHL and the players’ association can’t afford many more days like this.
After a long night of talks, the NHL and the union are returning to negotiations — just later than expected.
The NHL and the players’ association stuck to their word and made quick plans to get back to the bargaining table.