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Hockey Hilarity: #Podium

Friday funnies brought to you straight from hockey’s own players and media personnel. We’ll be mucking it up every week right here, examining puck ups, puns, tweets, and more! There really wasn’t anything funny about the way the collective bargaining agreement talks broke down last night. It was just the latest turn in this maddeningly ridiculously frustratingly stupidly ludicrous lockout. One thing that was kinda funny though, was that the hash tag “podium” (for the NHL press podium) trended on twitter and it even got it’s own twitter account. To relieve some of the huge migraine you’re suffering from right now, …

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The National Hockey League is on the verge of a third work stoppage in the last 18 years, all under the watch of Commissioner Gary Bettman. With two weeks left before the whole thing blows up and we go from wishing things would work out to grabbing our calendars and figuring out how much of the season will be lost, Bob H and Nick D got together to discuss ways the NHL could skirt impending disaster — and it has nothing to do with working it all out within the current system. First up, Bob…When things looked awfully bleak around …

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Hockey Hilarity: Why?

Friday funnies brought to you straight from hockey’s own players and media personnel. We’ll be mucking it up every week right here, examining puck ups, puns, tweets, and more! In an age where just about everything and anything is taken out of context or an innuendo is even remotely implied, word choice has become all too important. With all of the CBA talk this week, it seemed appropriately inappropriate that this feature look at a real bad misstep by our northern neighbors’ hockey news headquarters: TSN. Guess the NHL really is shooting for the moon with this year’s Bridgestone Winter Classic. …

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Fehr, NHLPA reveal its proposal

The following video shows National Hockey League Players Association head Donald Fehr laying down what he and fellow players presented to the owners on Tuesday in Toronto: It was made in response to the NHL’s initial proposal, sent last month.