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by Paul on 07/20/05 at 05:34 PM ET
Mike Peca came to the players' meeting not only to vote on the new NHL labour agreement but also to support the union leadership that negotiated it. The New York Islanders captain is tired of players griping about the deal and the negotiators at the NHL Players' Association who are responsible for it. "I think it's unfair for guys to start to point the finger," Peca said prior to a meeting of more than 200 players Wednesday evening at a Toronto hotel. "It is what it is. "Any deal that we would have gotten was going to be significantly worse than the one we came off from. We tried to go in a certain direction and at a certain time the executive committee tried to make the best of the situation they were in and I think they did that. I think they did a nice job."
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