Thread: GDT: Lockout Thread II
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11-21-2012, 10:17 PM
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Ron
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Originally Posted by HockeyCA View Post
Agreed. Professional sports is not a typical business where the employees have very little leverage over their employers. Without the players, there is no league, and there are no replacements. It has been, and always will be a partnership. How you want to define the word partnership in your own mind is up to you. But it is a partnership, there is no doubt about that.
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Sorry, but you are confusing professional sports and mom and pops businesses. Players unions and owners are a partnership. They have been referred to partnership in every sport. GB reffered to them as a partnership. Owners do not make money without the players and the players do not get paid for their skills without the owners. It's a symbiance.
I have never seen one partner lock out another partner in a viable partnership.

You guys care to explain how that works?

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