NHL commissioner Gary Bettman. (Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Gay-Affirming NHL Way Ahead Of The Game

When it comes to acceptance of gay players, the NHL is already way ahead of the NBA.

CBS Chicago–05/01/2013

Gary Bettman. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Union Set To Respond Wednesday To Latest NHL Offer

The NHL has kicked the ball back to the players’ association in the form of another counteroffer as the sides play pingpong in the search for labor peace.

670 The Score–01/02/2013

Don Fehr, executive direction of the NHLPA. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Fehr’s Memo To Players Dampens Recent Optimism

Over the course of the last few days, the NHL and NHLPA have been meeting in a “secret location” (New York) discussing the NHL Lockout, and presumably, working on ways to get the season going again.

CBS Chicago–11/09/2012

NHLPA special counsel Steve Fehr. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NHLPA’S Fehr: ‘I Think We’re Making Progress’

The NHL and the players’ association resumed meetings Thursday to try to end the monthlong lockout.

CBS Chicago–10/11/2012

Gary Bettman (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)

NHL Cancels Games Through Oct. 24

Having already canceled the entire preseason, the NHL prolonged the lockout Thursday by canceling all regular season games through Oct. 24.

CBS Chicago–10/04/2012