NHL, NHLPA closing in on World Cup plans for 2016
conversations about staging another World Cup of Hockey in two years. NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman says the league and the NHLPA have held ''very substantive discussions'' recently about the return of the tournament, which hasn't been held since
Before the CBJ Puck Drops: Carolina
as a Vancouver Canuck. The Canes seem to be like that - picking up a lockout-tainted Hainsey (Ron was very active on the NHLPA side and likely landed himself on more than a few NHL Santa "naughty" lists) and a rehabilitating Malhotra. There's more
NHL willing to meet with players
Gary Bettman discusses the offer put on the table by the NHLPA .
Roman Hamrlik retires from NHL
that I would one day have the opportunity to play in the National Hockey League,'' the 39-year-old Hamrlik said in an NHLPA statement Monday. ''It has been a great honor and a privilege to spend 20 seasons playing in the greatest hockey league in