Discussion

NHLPA eyes breakup; NHL responds

Updated: December 15, 2012, 12:14 PM ET
By Katie Strang | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- The NHL Players' Association moved one step closer to disbanding the union with a preliminary vote toward disclaiming interest, and the NHL responded with a pre-emptive strike of its own as the two sides appear to be headed for what could be a nasty court battle.

Upon learning the NHLPA's executive board voted Thursday night potentially to dissolve the union, the NHL filed a class-action complaint in federal court as well as a Unfair Labor Practice Charge with the National ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

EDITORS' PICKS

  • Cubs' Bats Or Mets' Arms?
    The Mets are stacked with young pitchers, the Cubs with young hitters. Which core group would you rather have? Let the debate begin.

ALSO SEE

MORE NHL HEADLINES