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Lou Lamoriello owns Gary Bettman at Brodeur retirement ceremony (Video)

Yahoo Canada Sports (blog) - ‎21 hours ago‎
NHL commissioner Gary Bettman was there to honor him. As one might expect, one of these people received a rather healthy amount of cheers, while the other received … the opposite.
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Why it's time to reevaluate Gary Bettman's legacy - ‎Feb 1, 2016‎
Gary Bettman has just had his tied All-Star Game moment, but he needn't worry: Bud Selig survived seeing the 2002 All-Star Game tied 7-7 when the teams ran out of players, and by the time his tenure as Major League Baseball commissioner was done, ...
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Dennis Wideman suspension appeal for hitting linesman set for Wednesday - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
Calgary Flames defenceman Dennis Wideman will appeal a 20-game suspension handed down to him by NHL, after he hit linesman Don Henderson from behind during a game on Jan. 27.
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John Scott 'welcome' at NHL All-Star Game, Bettman says - ‎Jan 30, 2016‎
Hoping to defuse an awkward situation that has hovered over preparations for the league's showcase event, Commissioner Gary Bettman talked with the career enforcer and told him he is welcome here. Bettman told The Associated Press he had a nice chat ...
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Feel free to dislike him, but Gary Bettman is damn good at his job

The Gateway Online - ‎Feb 3, 2016‎
One day, not too long from now, Gary Bettman will be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame. The fans will boo, roll their eyes, shake their fists, and remember the multiple lockouts endured under his tenure, the questionable southern expansion movement ...

Gary Bettman signs new contract through 2022 (and next lockout)

Yahoo Sports (blog) - ‎Jan 31, 2016‎
It should come as no surprise that the current Collective Bargaining Agreement between the players and owners runs through Sept. 15, 2022 - and either side can opt out of it in Sept.
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NHL commish Gary Bettman talks expansion, Denna Laing donation at All-Star Game in Nashville

New York Daily News - ‎Jan 30, 2016‎
NASHVILLE - NHL commissioner Gary Bettman said the league's executive committee had not come to a decision yet on expansion bids for prospective new franchises in Quebec City and Las Vegas.
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NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman signed contract through 2022

NanoNews (blog) - ‎Feb 5, 2016‎
A person familiar with the situation says NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman has signed a contract through 2022. “Don has brought stability and strength to the union, and that's a good thing”, Bettman said.
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Bill Foley on NHL expansion: 'It shows you how naive I was' - ‎5 hours ago‎
NHL commissioner Gary Bettman reiterated at the NHL All-Star Game that a 10-person committee is still evaluating the bids and there is no timetable for a decision.

Bettman to Stay With NHL

New York Times - ‎Jan 31, 2016‎
Gary Bettman confirmed in an interview with NHL Network that he had signed a contract to remain as N.H.L. commissioner through 2022.
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Le contrat de Gary Bettman prolongé jusqu'en 2022 - ‎Jan 31, 2016‎
Après la conférence de presse de Bettman samedi, il a déclaré que la Coupe du monde de hockey, les prolongations à trois contre trois et le match des étoiles de dimanche étaient «d'excellents exemples» de la bonne relation de travail qu'il a développée ...
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30 Thoughts: What's behind Crosby's scoring surge - ‎18 minutes ago‎
19. Wideman's appeal to Commissioner Gary Bettman is Wednesday. The last two times Bettman's been through this with regards to officials, he lowered them.
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John Scott est le bienvenu selon Gary Bettman - ‎Jan 29, 2016‎
La puissance des partisans et des réseaux sociaux ont eu raison de la Ligue nationale de hockey. Vendredi, son commissaire Gary Bettman a dit que les amateurs avaient parlé et que John Scott avait sa place au match des étoiles. La veille, l'ancien dur ...
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LeBrun: NHL Expansion Draft Parameters Discussion 'Contentious'

Today's Slapshot - ‎Feb 3, 2016‎
“The other thing is that one of the real contentious discussions so far as the executive committee level is the actual parameters of an expansion draft, and how that would look like, because Gary Bettman wants an expansion draft to be better than ever ...

NHL commissioner still talking about Seattle arena - ‎Jan 28, 2016‎
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman acknowledged the league is still looking at Seattle as a potential future franchise home, in an interview with Canadian broadcaster Sportsnet on Wednesday.
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Playoffs would mean everything to thriving Panthers - ‎16 hours ago‎
“We're just fine going about our business.” Luukko is a former Philadelphia Flyers executive who jumped at the opportunity to join the Panthers last year after being alerted about the job opportunity by NHL commissioner Gary Bettman. When he looked at ...
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Fired up Flames burn Maple Leafs, despite benched stars

Calgary Herald - ‎17 hours ago‎
Flames D Wideman has a date Wednesday in New York City with NHL commissioner Gary Bettman. The 32-year-old is appealing his 20-game suspension for an ugly collision with linesman Don Henderson in a Jan. 27 contest at the Saddledome.
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NHL needs a new guy running it

Windsor Star - ‎Feb 4, 2016‎
Thank you, Commissioner Gary Bettman. Once again, corporate America feels they have to dumb down the game of “ice” hockey to sell it to people in the southern states.
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Weekend Takeaways: Oilers among many teams hard to peg - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
The Dennis Wideman appeal before Gary Bettman this week could get very, very interesting. As a starting point, it's worth pointing out that on the last two situations in which a suspension for official abuse was referred to Bettman - Mike Peca in ...