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Lou said everyone on the team is fine after Hurricane Sandy. [NJ.com]
The NHL and NHLPA are negotiating. And they're not posturing in front of the media and fans? Time to get our hopes up again? [Backhand Shelf]
Negotiations are set to resume today. Keep those fingers crossed, folks. [PHT]
Locked-out NHL players are doing pretty well in the European leagues. [Slap Shot]
One NHL governor thinks we could still have an 82-game season--by playing the Stanley Cup finals in July. [PHT]
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