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Talks take step not backward, not forward

Updated: August 17, 2004, 8:40 PM ET
By Scott Burnside | Special to ESPN.com

It may not have the excitement of the Rumba or the quaintness of the fox-trot but the National Hockey League and it's players unveiled a new dance number yesterday, the sidestep.

And given the torturous process that hammering out a new collective bargaining agreement in the face of a potentially crippling lockout in less than a month has become, one has to applaud the fact the two are dancing at all.

Top officials from the NHL and its players' association met for more than five hours ...

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