Originally written on NESN.com  |  Last updated 11/3/14

Jeremy Roenick endured two major NHL lockouts during his playing days and can sympathize with what many NHLers are experiencing today. During a 21-year career, Roenick was known for his tough-nosed play and his outspoken nature. As the lockout continues to devastate the 2012-13 season, Roenick feels the players have done all they can to meet the requests of the NHL owners. He spoke with NESN’s Jamison Coyle in a one-on-one interview recently and discussed the issues at hand with the lockout, as well as the release of his new book “J.R.” and the popularity of video games NHLPA ’93 and NHL ’94. To hear what Roenick had to say regarding these topics, check out the video above. Thumbnail via Facebook/Jeremy Roenick

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