Originally Posted by pantomime horse
Bettman was planning on putting a stop to long term contracts and the Kovalchuck deal must have felt like a big F-U to him. 17 years? Yeah, he's pissed.
If there's a 'loophole' then ships will pass through. Even the 100+ million dollar yachts.
I guess we'll see what happens. Something's got to give.
Aparently, Lou lammorelo says they will not appeal Bettman's decision...the NHLPA probably will though, and then it goes to an arbitrator...should be interesting.
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