Originally posted on The Predatorial  |  Last updated 12/12/12
With negotiations slated to commence later on today, it is with a heavy heart that I must report that it was too little, too late for some local hockey fans. A good friend of mine and a season ticket holder since the 2003-2004 season has finally taken his sealed box of season tickets for this year to Bridgestone Arena and asked for his money back. I have spoken with many other Predator fans who have done exactly this. Long time supporters, many of which survived the last lockout and kept their money in the system in earnest of a deal getting struck before the loss of the 04-05 season are starting to lose faith. My friend, Jeff Leet, was one of those and he is one of the main reasons why I report on the Predators today and have such a renewed passion for the game of hockey. Jeff is from Kentucky and after moving down here to attend Watkins School of Art and Design, he found himself as an intern at a company where his boss was a huge hockey fan and season ticket holder for the Nashville
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