Found January 09, 2013 on Boston Sports Then & Now:
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(MEME: Masshole Sports) After 113 days of power plays, strong arming, propaganda, dying on hills and utter BS, the NHL lockout is over. Hockey is back  and the fans can breathe a sigh of relief…finally…No wait! NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman and Chairman Of The Board/Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs, continue to blow smoke up the fans’ asses. These two TURDS are responsible for losing over half the season, billions of dollars, tarnishing the brand (even more if that is possible) and costing local businesses/workers wages and revenue that they can NEVER get back. So rather than shut the F*ck up and go count the billions under the mattresses…they need to INFURIATE their fans that continue to get kicked in the junk for the love of the game…. Today, the NHL Owners ratified the CBA. Jeremy Jacobs (!) says board unanimously voted to ratify CBA. — Nick Cotsonika (@cotsonika) January 9, 2013 Jacobs says Bettman has the “complete and unconditional support of the board.” — Nick Cotsonika (@cotsonika) January 9, 2013 Well that’s GRRRRREAT! Get ready for another lockout in 2023! Bettman: “I am sorry.” Says he knows that won’t erase the hard feelings, but he owes apology nonetheless. — Nick Cotsonika (@cotsonika) January 9, 2013 By a show of hands who believes he is sorry…..*crickets*……Bueller…..Bueller. Bettman: “This was a long and extremely difficult negotiation.” Knows it caused frustration, disappointment and suffering. — Nick Cotsonika (@cotsonika) January 9, 2013 You don’t say Gary!? Bettman: CBA “should guarantee future success of NHL hockey for many years to come.” — Nick Cotsonika (@cotsonika) January 9, 2013 For 10 years anyways…. Bettman: “I read the letters. I followed the tweets. I read the blogs. We have a lot of work to do.” #puckdaddy — Nick Cotsonika (@cotsonika) January 9, 2013   Does anyone thinks this TWIT even knows what Twitter is? Bettman won’t discuss “outreaches,” “campaigns” and “efforts” to win back fans that will be made clear later. — Nick Cotsonika (@cotsonika) January 9, 2013 10% off $12 Beers for a week! Bettman says speculation about his future is unfounded, and he is looking forward to growing the game. (Ain’t going anywhere.) — Nick Cotsonika (@cotsonika) January 9, 2013   So committing professional sports suicide is growing the game? Did I MISS something? Now for our buddy JJ….I am ASHAMED to have him as the owner of my beloved Bruins Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs speaking at the NHL podium: “The game has been gone for far too long, and for that we are sorry.” #BruinsTalk — Joe Haggerty (@HackswithHaggs) January 9, 2013 hahahahahahahaha…… Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs commended the players for their work during the CBA negotiation process: “There is no doubt we all love the game” — Joe Haggerty (@HackswithHaggs) January 9, 2013   Wait….hahahaha…..he LOVES the game…hahahaha…this is as funny as the first time I saw the “Hangover”. Can these two guys….just GO THE F*CK AWAY! Please stop INSULTING the intelligence of your customers. Hire a PR agency so you can stop putting your foot in your mouth and slowly bleed your “brand” to death. As fans, we are just sick and tired of your BULLSH*T! Can’t wait to do this all over again in 2023…..wooooo!            
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