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Word on the street is that the NHLPA counter-offer should come on Tuesday. [PHT]
An "insider" says that CBA talks are less about owner-player negotiations and more about large market-small market owner negotiations at this point. [PHT]
Apparently the NHLPA is making plans for some exhibition games against KHL players should there not be an NHL season this fall. [Sportsnet]
Unsurprisingly, Bobby Orr is siding with the players in the CBA negotiations. [ESPN Boston]
Marian Gaborik in an ice lane beside Usain Bolt. 100m dash. Who wins? [Backhand Shelf]
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