A Week to Save the Season

Happy New Year to all you struggling hockey fans out there! We hope that the World Junior Hockey Championship has helped whet your appetite for more hockey to come, though there is yet any certainty that will happen. Nevertheless, the NHL and NHLPA have been back at it, meeting with a mediator and negotiating the final details of what appears to be a nearly agreed upon CBA. Though close, there is still time yet for each side to drive each other crazy and that seems to be exactly what they are doing. With a hard deadline to save the season set for next Friday, we now are in the homestretch. Will we see hockey this year? We’ll know in a week from now…