CBA news: NHL rejects NHLPA’s offer, no future talks planned. Players latest offer rejected. NHLPA makes counteroffer to league’s proposal. NHLPA tables new 8-year proposal to league. NHL and NHLPA break off meetings, could touch base tonight. NHLPA believes it has “agreement in dollars” with NHL. To understand this dispute, you have to follow the pride.
Sean MacDonald is an instructor in the Asper School of Business at the University of Manitoba in Labour Relations and Collective Bargaining. He will be contributing a regular column on Illegalcurve.com. His first article is about some of the current machinations of the NHL/NHLPA during the CBA negotiations.