Originally written on Bloguin Best  |  Last updated 11/16/14
Don Cherry loves to offer his opinion to any person willing to listen. When he was prompted on CBC's radio show about how long he thought the lockout would last, Cherry answered that he thinks odds are good that the entire season will be lost. "If I'm betting, I'd say no [NHL season]," stated Cherry, as seen on CBC.ca's site. Cherry later specified that he thinks the season will be lost if the lockout endures through January 1st. It's worth noting that Cherry's "doomsday date" of January 1st is a month past the date other hockey experts have labeled as the point of no return. You'll find the beginning of December as the "doomsday date" put in place by most experts that believe if the lockout is still going strong at that point then we can all safely assume 2012-13 won't happen. Later in the interview Cherry even defended commissioner Gary Bettman - a rare event given Cherry's fondness of criticizing the NHL commissioner. Cherry mentioned that all of the owners were in f...
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