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NHL Lockout Could be Over, Bringing Hockey Back to Columbus

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Early this morning, the National Hockey League and the National Hockey League Players’ Association reached an agreement on the framework of a new Collective Bargaining Agreement, which could bring an end to the 113-day NHL lockout.

The agreement must still be drafted and approved by both parties, but it should mean the return of The Blue Jackets in Columbus for a shortened season. Details of remaining games should be announced within the next few days.

More information can be found at NHL.com.

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3 Responses to NHL Lockout Could be Over, Bringing Hockey Back to Columbus

  1. tolemac5050
    tolemac5050 January 6, 2013 4:43 pm at 4:43 pm

    I am sure many if not ALL arena area business are breathing a sigh of relief, almost..

  2. Pickerington_Kyle
    Pickerington_Kyle January 6, 2013 7:51 pm at 7:51 pm

    I’m just glad hockey is back. I’ve been watching college hockey..

  3. Jason Powell
    jpizzow January 7, 2013 11:44 am at 11:44 am

    I need hockey so bad right now. Although, i have to admit, at this point I was kind of hoping the season would be lost. We could get yet another slap in the face by NOT finishing last and getting Mr. McKinnon as the #1 draft pick. I’m not sure how deep the pool is this year so maybe it won’t be a total loss…..or we will just finish last and I will have nothing to worry about…….except losing the lottery….again.

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