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ESPN is planning to broadcast KHL games on ESPN3. [Puck Daddy]
Who's up for some replacement players? [PHT]
Gretzky is optimistic the lockout will be over by the new year. [TSN]
Here's a comparison of the NHL's three lockouts: [Slap Shot]
Here's the timeline from the 2004-05 lockout, for comparison: [Cross Checks]
Boston Globe hockey beat writer Kevin Paul Dupont is not a fan of bloggers (hey, that's us!). [Backhand Shelf]
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