The Lockout Thread Part I
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12-01-2012, 07:33 PM
Drop the puck
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Columbus, Ohio
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I guess they would have to change the job description
Actually, I'm not sure they would. First and foremost, his job is to "serve as the Chief Executive Officer of the League and is charged with protecting the integrity of the game of professional hockey and preserving public confidence in the League."
I would say that he's not preserving public confidence in the League.
Don't get me wrong, I'm not on the players side either. I want Bettman AND Fehr gone and I want a deal centered around 50/50 done.
My original point is that I don't think having the players draw a hard line will prevent this lockout cycle from happening over and over again. Changing the principle players involved might, and Bettman is the number one constant for all 3 lockouts.
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