Found September 24, 2012 on NESN.com:
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In yet another interesting plot twist that is the soap opera of collective bargaining talks between the NHL and NHLPA, one league exec took a shot at the Bruins' Milan Lucic. Detroit Red Wings senior-vice president Jimmy Devellano commented in a recent interview, comparing players to "cattle." "I will tell you this: The owners can basically be viewed as the Ranch, and the players, and me included, are the cattle," Devellano said to an Island Sports News reporter. As a result of his comments made about the league, the Red Wings exec opened up his wallet, coughing up a quarter-million...
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