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by Paul on 08/16/12 at 06:56 PM ET
added 6:59pm, from the CP at CBC,
One day after hearing NHL commissioner Gary Bettman say a “wide gap” remained in collective bargaining negotiations, players were still upset the owners quickly dismissed their initial proposal this week.
“The industry’s grown a billion dollars since [the lockout] and basically they just want more money,” Chris Campoli, a member of the NHLPA’s negotiating committee, said Thursday.
“I thought in our proposal we made a step and considerable concessions to them,” he added. “Frankly, it was a little disappointing to see the response yesterday and the view they have on it.”
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