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Now that the two sides have met this afternoon, news is starting to trickle in.

 

Talks resume; brothers Fehr accompanied by players Darche, Murray and Hainsey this time .... Interesting. #NHL #NHLPA #CBA

— Michael Grange (@michaelgrange) August 28, 2012

Meeting is done #NHL #NHLPA #notgood

— Michael Grange (@michaelgrange) August 28, 2012

update 3:55pm,

more updates below at 4:03pm,

added 4:03pm,

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Hank1974's avatar

The more I think about it, the more I believe both sides realize another lockout would really hurt this league.

And I don’t think the owners have much to stand on when they continue to sign guys to long term contracts while the negotiations take place.

I think a deal gets done at the last hour.

Posted by Hank1974 on 08/28/12 at 02:24 PM ET

J.J. from Kansas's avatar

Still not confident. Still believe the first two months are sacrificial just so both sides can say how seriously they take their positions.

Hockey starts when national broadcasts start.

Posted by J.J. from Kansas on 08/28/12 at 02:31 PM ET

pautna's avatar

This is a good read - http://www.mcsorleys-stick.com/2012/08/they-just-want-the-money/

Posted by pautna on 08/28/12 at 02:56 PM ET

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When Gord Stellick thinks the first two months of the season are a waste, you get the mindset of the powers that be.  He’s a hockey insider and he’s bored with the sport, maybe the NHL needs fresh blood and not the same old cabal of cronies.  Could we just start the season on time and award the Cup while there is still a chill in the air?

Posted by hockey1919 from mid-atlantic on 08/28/12 at 03:15 PM ET

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