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PLAYERS: Donald Fehr
The two sides in the ongoing labor dispute broke off talks on Wednesday after the owners rejected the NHLPA’s most recent offer. PA head Donald Fehr stated after releasing the details of the offer to the press that it represented significant movement by the players side and that he could not see them moving much further in the owners direction, but the NHL balked at the offer as it requested al...
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