Found December 05, 2012 on Kukla's Korner:
PLAYERS: Nick Kypreos
Players-Owners Meetings to resume at 9 am this morning... Board Meeting at 11 am...After that? Who knows. — John Shannon (@JSportsnet) December 5, 2012   As we discussed on TSN last night. New faces help, but progress in negotiations is more based on NHL's flex on contractual rights. — Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) December 5, 2012   "Flexibility" was the word most often used by the #NHL reps in yesterdays meetings. Today the #NHLPA will find out what exactly that means. — Nick Kypreos (@RealKyper) December 5, 2012

The CBA Meeting Night Shift Post

May as well start a new post and hopefully after both sides return from dinner, we will have another negotiation meeting. Nick Kypreos of Sportsnet reported the NHL is offering a 10 year CBA deal and Kevin Paul Dupont of the Boston Globe stated there is an "out" after 8 years. Any thoughts on that bit of information or on how you feel the negotiations are progressing...

REPORT: Bettman wants deal by Friday

Monster piece by David Staples: Former player Nick Kypreos, a Sportsnet broadcaster and staunch supporter of the NHLPA in labour negotations, says NHL commissioner Gary Bettman wants a deal done to end the NHL lockout by Friday.   “Apparently Gary is ready to get a deal done,” Kypreos said. “He wants this thing done Friday. Friday!”   Oh man.  

NHL, NHLPA finally start really negotiating: Is this hockery almost over?

  So it's now about two-and-a-half months or so into what should be the 2012-2013 season and there might be, just might be actual progress into NHL CBA negotiations. We know this beause for once there wasn't **** being tossed by one party or another. In fact, we waited longer for Bettman's presser today than the presser actually lasted. Super scientific...
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