Gary Bettman has formally apologized for the lockout. He apologized to fans and sponsors that have suffered through the lockout. Some believed his apology was sincere, others stand by the belief that words only go so far and Bettman's actions continuously go against his speeches.
Tired of seeing Gary Bettman? We have some bad news for you. He reportedly told ESPN's Pierre LeBrun that "he's not planning on going anywhere."
Bettman's apologies have all blended together. Most fans could have accurately predicted exactly what the league's commissioner was going to say well before he said it. In fact, we've all had a lesson in Bettman apologies as recently as 2005. No one's buying it. Not even the podium. It's disappointing that Bettman failed to apologize to the countless individuals and businesses that were several harmed by the lockout. This is the group that deserves an apology the most.
We've also come to expect the fact ...