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11-16-2012, 11:18 AM
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Originally Posted by Mr Jiggyfly View Post
Fehr could give two left balls about the game. It's Bettman's job to protect the integrity of the game and have enough common sense to know they have to talk this out. Even suggesting a two week break is utter nonsense.

Smith and Goodell had volcanic eruptions with each other on a number of occasions when they were negotiating the NFLs new CBA, but they were smart enough to have an independent mediator and they kept getting back in the room until they had a CBA agreed to.
It's not well run. But it takes two to negotiate. I haven't seen much from Fehr to suggest he's looking to make a deal in the near future. He's doing his job infuriating the league, but at some point, the players have to tell their boss what the end game is.

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