Could the NHL cancel the game against Mettalurg?
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07-29-2008, 02:44 PM
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Originally Posted by
Morning Skate over at Slap Shot
, they are again rehashing the KHL/NHL stand-off and link to a Burnside article saying that the NHL could use the cancellation of the Rangers vs Mettalurg as a threat if the Radulov situation isn't clarified.
That strikes me as kind of the "nuclear option" for the NHL. My guess, is that they will look at the 2010 winter olympics in Russia and use that as the longer term threat.
2010 Olympics are in Vancouver. However I would be all for the Rangers not playing in Mettalurg.
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