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The Devils' debt deadline is likely to pass without any action from their lenders. [Fire and Ice]
Surprise, surprise, Gary Bettman makes a lot of money. [Sports Business Journal]
A few observations from Team USA’s World Junior Championships evaluation camp in Lake Placid: [PHT]
Don’t worry, the NHL will only forfeit $100,000 of its $3 million stadium rental fee if the Winter Classic gets cancelled because of a lockout. Phew. It can cancel the game as late as January 1. [NY Times]
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