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PLAYERS: Gary Bettman
Yes, yes they did. And that would be Gary Bettman as reported to my phone by Newsday's Art Staple with the following quote from the Commissioner of the NHL. "We reiterated to the union that the owners will not play another year under the current agreement." So, if these two sides cannot hammer out a deal by September 15th, the owners are prepared to lock them out. Or should we say prepared...
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