Bill Daly said the NHL is trying to lookout for the interests of small market teams in CBA negotiations. (The Tennessean)
The number of locked-out Senators working out in Ottawa is dwindling and looks to be getting smaller as Peter Regin expects to go back to Denmark and Milan Michalek expects to go to the Czech Republic. (Ottawa Citizen)
Kevin Bieksa’s charity game on Oct. 17 at UBC sold out in less than two hours, with all seats sold for $20. (The Vancouver Sun)
The Alberta Labour Relations Board is due to make a ruling on the dispute between the NHL and NHLPA as to whether the lockout is legal in Alberta. (Edmonton Sun)
Bridgestone Arena will host a game between the Knoxville Ice Bears and Huntsville Havoc as the Predators scrambled to bring hockey to the city. (Nashville City Paper)
Alexander Edler and Jason Garrison are believed to be missing from workouts with other Canucks’ players because they are “unhealthy,” although the team refused to confirm.