Jimmy Murphy over at ESPN Boston reports that three NHL players he spoke with state that the growing feeling is the NHL has the Rangers/Bruins November 23rd game “circled” as the first game of the season.
…getting more concerned by the day that this season isn’t starting on time. On a positive note, if this is true, the season will start just in time for a Gaborik return from shoulder surgery.
Speaking of the lockout, there’s this…
If you missed it, still no meetings scheduled between NHL and NHLPA. But hey, the day is young.
— Chris Botta (@ChrisBottaNHL) September 4, 2012
…unreal. You see this and have to wonder if either side cares about getting a deal done before the September 15th deadline. As always, the fans will be the biggest losers of the lockout