"I won't be skating any time soon. We were making progress I guess and then you get an ultimatum. Tough to take''
Why can't both sides in the mess stop putting their efforts into winning a PR battle and just lock themselves in a room and get it done?
Casualty of labor uncertainty: GM Yzerman said unless CBA deal done quickly, Lightning won't participate in a September prospect tournament
In all, 19 NHL teams are represented [...], with Boston, Calgary, Carolina, Colorado, Edmonton, Florida, Minnesota, New Jersey, Tampa Bay, Toronto and Washington the ones without a player on the [NHLPA negotiating] committee.