Found January 30, 2012 on Yahoo! Sports:
PLAYERS: Gary Bettman
The shootout seems here to stay after seven seasons in the NHL. Commissioner Gary Bettman spoke glowingly about the tiebreaker for regular-season games, saying league research shows fan support of between 70 percent and 80 percent. Bettman says he's seen a "sensational" reaction from the crowd at each shootout game he's attended over the years.

The NHL All-Star Game - So Unpopular It’s Not Even Worth Stealing

I don’t have access to Nielsen Ratings.  I don’t have access to any other metrics that our imp commissioner, Li’l Gary Bettman, has at his disposal to measure ratings of NHL hockey games. Thanks to our tireless interns at A2Y, I do have access to some of the darker, seedier corners of The Gore.  Areas where people known as “<a href="

Blues' sale to Stillman group 'on track'

OTTAWA • NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman says he's optimistic that a group led by Blues minority owner Tom Stillman can soon finalize a deal to buy the club.

NHL still intent on keeping Coyotes in Phoenix

 The NHL is still trying to keep the Phoenix Coyotes from moving out of Glendale, Arizona while fans in Quebec, Canada are hoping the league isn’t successful. Gary Bettman, the NHL commissioner, said the league wants to sell the franchise to somebody who’s willing to keep the club where it is and he’s hoping a deal can be made before the current season is over.  He revealed...

Bettman, Fehr discuss NHL CBA, admit negotiations haven't begun yet

OTTAWA — NHL commissioner Gary Bettman and Players' Association executive director Donald Fehr talked a lot Saturday about the upcoming collective bargaining agreement. But both said little about the whole situation. It's a subject that will be in the spotlight from now through an uncertain offseason, with the CBA set ...

First-Rate Minor League Brawl!

With just an excellent fight call. This would make Gary Bettman most upset.

NHL copies NFL’s success by having their star player break his neck too

PITTSBURGH—Having already replicated the NFL’s popular marketing technique of having their players suffer career threatening concussions, the NHL, after seeing how NFL star Peyton Manning’s neck injury boosted that league’s image, has announce that their marquee player, Penguins center Sidney Crosby, has a neck injury too. “Oh man,” said NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman...

Why Columbus?

Pierre LeBrun of ESPN answers some rant mail… As a Preds fan, I gotta say I’m a little upset that Columbus has been given the ASG for 2013. Really, rewarding a franchise for ineptitude by staging the ASG there? Oh, that’s right—the League did the same thing for Atlanta in 2008. I hope Nashville gets consideration for 2014. The new convention center will be open by then ...

NHL’s lead pa$$ to debt-ridden club

OTTAWA — The NHL is giving the Devils advances on some of their future income to help the team through its ownership battle, deputy commissioner Bill Daly said on the eve of today’s All-Star Game. Daly and commissioner Gary Bettman insisted the NHL is not “subsidizing” the Devils with outright...
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