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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.


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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.


Video production crews move quickly to wire the newly arrived NHL podium for an upcoming press conference following a day of negotiations between the NHL and the Players Association at the Westin Times Square on Dec. 5, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NHL Players, Owners Negotiate Deep Into The Night As Anticipation Builds

Very little information leaked out of the meeting room, but it is believed that each side submitted proposals to the other and spent lots of time apart discussing what was offered.


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At Union’s Request, NHL To Resume Labor Talks With Locked-Out Players

So much for a two-week break. Just over a week since the last set of failed negotiations, the NHL and the locked-out players’ association will return to the bargaining table Monday.


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NHL Suggests Two-Week ‘Moratorium’ On Labor Talks

Negotiations had already hit a wall in the ongoing hockey labor fight, and now the NHL has suggested the sides take an official two-week break before getting back to the bargaining table.


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No Communication Between NHL, Union As Lockout Drags On

Now the NHL and the locked-out players’ association aren’t even talking by phone.


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Owners, Players Back At Bargaining Table In Effort To End NHL Lockout

Coupled with the more than seven hours they spent negotiating on Tuesday, owners and players have been together about 13 hours and are ready to get back to it on Thursday.


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NHL, Players’ Association Take Talks Into Wednesday, Hope To Make More Progress

The NHL and the players’ association did all their talking at the bargaining table, far away from the public eye. With another round of talks scheduled just one day after more than seven hours of negotiations, perhaps progress is being made.


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NHL Lockout: League, Players’ Union To Resume Talks Tuesday

The NHL and the players’ association stuck to their word and made quick plans to get back to the bargaining table.


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Silverman: NHL Hope Grows Amid Winter Classic Cancellation

The Winter Classic is dead this year, but as the NHL buries its most popular regular-season event there is hope that the lockout won’t wipe out the entire season.


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NHL’s Bettman Says Full Season ‘Not Going To Be A Reality’

Gary Bettman seemed resigned on Wednesday to looking at a shortened season with the NHL and the players’ association still at odds after months of negotiations.


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NHL, NHLPA Can’t Agree To Get Together To Talk As Bettman’s Deadline Looms

Now things are really getting down to the wire, and the situation is getting even uglier. Forget about a deal to save a full hockey season: The NHL and the players’ association can’t even agree to get together to talk.


A Pittsburgh Penguins fan expresses himself during the game between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Atlanta Braves on October 3, 2012. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

NHL, Players’ Association Resume Meetings In Attempt To End Month-Long Lockout

The sides met twice on Wednesday. If talks go well on Thursday, or if the scheduled work can’t be completed, there could be another day of discussions on Friday.


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NHL Deputy Commissioner: The League Has Lost Roughly $100 Million In Revenues

In speaking to reporters after talks finished up for the day between the NHL and the NHLPA, Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly estimated that the league has lost $100 million in revenues from the canceled preseason.