Post Tagged with: "Gary Bettman"

The outdoor game has been a staple in the NHL schedule since 2008 (Credit: Krm500, Via Wikipedia Commons.)

NHL Continues Efforts to Lower Its Environmental Impact

Earlier this week, the NHL announced that they have named Constellation its official preferred energy provider. Together, the NHL and Constellation will conduct energy efficiency analyses and recommend energy management […]

The insertion of Vegas into the NHL could create a divisional problem [photo: madlyinlovewithlife CC]

Making Las Vegas a Success: A Local’s Perspective

Attention Gary Bettman and Bill Foley Commissioner Gary Bettman and potential owner Bill Foley I hope you are reading this. My name is Andrew Wilson and I was born and […]

by · December 10, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
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All Sports Stock Market? EX NHLer, Bernie Nicholls Explains..

The National Hockey League might have its reservations about localizing a franchise in Las Vegas, but Bernie Nicholls doesn’t have an issue with his new online sports application, even if it […]

Gary Bettman (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

Bettman Acknowledges Possible Coyotes’ Majority Investor

The conclusion from listening to NHL commissioner Gary Bettman Thursday afternoon was to decide whether the glass is half-filled or half-empty. On one side, Bettman said the job accomplished owners […]

by · October 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Arizona Coyotes
Slow hockey nights, it seems like your TV is like this but hey, we have hope for you. (File Photo)

Hockey Night In Canada 2.0

Rogers Sportsnet who recently bought the broadcasting rights on live NHL games for the next twelve years at a whopping $5.2 billion. That means that there will be more coverage […]

by · October 7, 2014 · 1 comment · Hockey Media
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Change the Culture of Domestic Violence & Be a “Vehicle for Social Change.”

No longer can we hide it or act like it doesn’t exist; there IS a domestic violence problem in professional sports leagues, and further more, a crime issue. Domestic violence, […]

by · October 1, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
Gary Bettman (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

What If Ray Rice Played in the NHL?

The NFL screwed up its discipline of Ray Rice. Badly. Now, the story isn’t even about Ray Rice anymore; it’s about the NFL’s incompetent handling of the whole situation. In […]

by · September 11, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has taken large steps towards taking head shots out of football despite complaint from fans and players (photo courtesy of SI.com)

What the NHL Can Learn From Roger Goodell

Roger Goodell is the least popular man in the sporting world right now. The details of the Ray Rice scandal are unnecessary at this point, but the backlash will be […]

by · September 11, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
Gary Bettman will soon have to make a decision about the Coyotes (Gary A. Vasquez-US PRESSWIRE)

BOOOOOO…Wait, Should You Really Be Booing Gary Bettman?

A few weeks ago I had the privilege of attending the 2014 NHL Draft in Philadelphia. The atmosphere was electric, fans packed every last row in Wells Fargo Center. The […]

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Don’t Blame Gary Bettman

Yes, we are going to discuss this. I want to clarify that I am not trying to defend Gary Bettman against the numerous things that he is criticized for but […]

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Is The NHL Repeating Previous Contract Mistakes?

This off-season thus far has seen a lot of activity in the NHL. New rising stars have been drafted, trades have been made in hopes of improving teams, and free […]

by · July 18, 2014 · 5 comments · News/Commentary
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Should Bettman Outsource the Cup Presentation?

The Stanley Cup is the NHL’s ultimate prize.   It’s too bad that, every spring, it gets welcomed by an overwhelming chorus of boos. It’s not the Cup’s fault.  Everyone revels in […]

by · June 5, 2014 · 2 comments · News/Commentary