Although he hasn’t heard one way or the other, Haggs believes Thornton’s suspension is heading towards independent arbitration, so the two questions that remain are: What happens next? And will it work?
The hope that there will be hockey this year is growing dimmer by the day, with the NHL cancelling games though December 14 — including the All-Star game in Columbus.
Gresh was out and 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Bruins play-by-play announcer Dave Goucher was in with Zo to discuss the NHL’s labor talks. The current Collective Bargaining Agreement expires September 15th and Zo asked Goucher how many storms are on the horizon.