Originally written on On the Duck Pond  |  Last updated 10/30/14
Don't believe everything you hear when it comes to the NHL, especially when it comes to hills they will die on.  Or maybe not.... Bill Daly swore up and down that five year contracts for players were it.  Period.  Not going to yield or change his mind.  Usually it is a woman's perogative to change her mind.  Daly is allowed to change his, too, apparently. The NHL, in what seems to be a last ditch attempt to have any semblance of a hockey season, has made a new offer to the NHLPA.  Some of those set in stone non-negotiables had a little wiggle room after all. “In light of media reports this morning, I can confirm that we delivered to the union a new, comprehensive proposal for a successor CBA late yesterday afternoon,” said Daly yesterday.  “We are hopeful that once the union’s staff and negotiating committee have had an opportunity to thoroughly review and consider our new proposal, they will share it with the players. We want to be back on the ice as soon as possibl...
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