Arete, Sport and Society, American Sport History, NHL, Gary Bettman, Strikes
Bettman, Gary, 1952-; Strikes and lockouts; National Hockey League
It was just over a year ago that NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman fired the first shot of the recently concluded hockey war. On January 12, 1994 Bettman notified the players that the owners opening proposal would have a salary structure with a limited amount of compensation. The players flatly rejected anything resembling a salary cap.
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Crepeau, Richard C., "NHL Lockout and Settlement" (1995). On Sport and Society. 409.