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12-09-2012, 10:40 PM
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Originally Posted by groovejuice View Post
Came across this article on the lockout. I, highly recommend reading it. Feel free to use salt if you must.


http://t.co/m6k0QXJR
I agree with the premise:

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Originally Posted by Brooks
Because anyone and everyone who can read can indeed see for themselves: The sides are thread-the-needle close to a deal. The league wants a 10-year CBA with an eight-year out clause. The union wants an eight-year CBA with a six-year out clause. The league wants five-year contract limits with seven-year limits for teams to sign their own players. The union wants eight-year limits to apply across the board.

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This is what the league angrily stalked away from? Yes, this is what the league angrily stalked away from, on cue, as choreographed.
...but I don't know about the conclusion that the goal is to get rid of Fehr. The man is 64 years old - does he even want to be involved after this CBA expires?

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