How did the lockout get to this point?

Updated: December 24, 2012, 10:48 AM ET
By Pierre LeBrun | ESPN.com

We do a lot of reflection as we close out a year and get set for a new one.

Looking back at the NHL labor negotiations in 2012 is akin to that sensation you get when you scratch your fingernails down a blackboard.

But revisit this sordid (and still unfinished) saga from the start we will.

Let's flip back the calendar to Jan. 28, All-Star Weekend in Ottawa. NHL commissioner Gary Bettman and NHLPA executive director Donald Fehr held separate media availabilities following the ...

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