View Full Version : Here come the mediators

Coach Selly
11-26-2012, 17:06
The NHL and NHL Players' Association are hoping some objective voices can help bring an end to their labour dispute.

With negotiations stalled on a new collective bargaining agreement, the sides have agreed to allow U.S. federal mediators into the process -- something they tried without success on a couple of occasions prior to the cancellation of the 2004-05 season.

"While we have no particular level of expectation going into this process, we welcome a new approach in trying to reach a resolution of the ongoing labour dispute at the earliest possible date," deputy commissioner Bill Daly said Monday.

More... (http://www.tsn.ca/nhl/story/?id=410329)

Assistant Coach Carr
11-27-2012, 02:53
I wish I could get excited about this but I'm not. I don't see an end to this unfortunately.

Coach Selly
11-28-2012, 06:57
I agree with you carrboy. I don't think bringing in mediators is going to help at all.
In my opinion, there will be no NHL for this season