The NHL and the union got back to work Friday, just not with each other yet.
When the NHL and the NHLPA get back together Wednesday at an undisclosed location to resume talks after nearly a week off, they will once again be joined by mediators.
For the first time in eight days, the NHL and the players’ association are heading back to the bargaining table to try again to reach a deal that will end the two-month old lockout.
The NHL and the players’ association did all their talking at the bargaining table, far away from the public eye.
The NHL and the players’ association stuck to their word and made quick plans to get back to the bargaining table.