At best, the NHL season will be postponed. At worst, the league could lose another season as team owners and the union sort out who gets the bigger piece of the revenue pie.
Caught in the middle is Aeros center Mikael Granlund.
The 20-year-old was a lock to make the Minnesota Wild roster this season after being drafted in the first round two years ago. But he and other top NHL prospects have entry-level contracts that allow them to move between the NHL and AHL without waivers.
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