Bruins owner takes shots at NHLPA

Updated: January 20, 2013, 11:11 AM ET
By Katie Strang | ESPNNewYork.com

BOSTON -- Boston Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs chose a strange way to welcome the return of hockey on Saturday night.

In what began as a statement of apology to fans following the lockout, the chairman of the NHL's Board of Governors made a bizarre about-face in his pregame news conference as he took deliberate shots at the NHL Players' Association in the wake of the new collective bargaining agreement.

Jacobs, regarded as one of the most militant hard-line ...

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