Last remaining seats to the Jpost 2017 Annual Conference! Get your special offer now

Start of season in jeopardy as labor talks break down

October 2, 2012 21:45

Labor talks between the National Hockey League (NHL) and union representing its locked-out players broke off on Tuesday with no progress to report, raising the prospect that the first block of regular season games will soon be cancelled.

The two sides met for about two hours in New York where they discussed the definition of hockey-related revenue but did not address the core economic issues standing in the way of a new collective bargaining agreement.

"We don't really have any progress to report. As a matter of fact, no progress was made," NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly told reporters. "Today wasn't overly encouraging, that's for sure."

Share this article via
from around the web
Related Content
Breaking news
April 26, 2017
Report: Turkey issues warrants for 3,224 people over alleged links to failed coup


Top Stories
Israel Weather
  • 15 - 29
    Beer Sheva
    16 - 24
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 17 - 28
    15 - 22
  • 20 - 35
    19 - 33