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CBA negotiations have continued. A deadline looms! [Puck Daddy]
The disclaimer deadline is one of those looming deadlines. [Cross Checks]
The Harlem Globetrotters are hoping to fill the void left by the cancelled Winter Classic by playing their own outdoor game on ice. [Puck Daddy]
Ladies, Alex Ovechkin is off the market. He's now engaged to Russian tennis star Maria Kirilenko. [PHT]
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