FanPost

Charlie Pierce on the NHL lockout


As only Charlie could put it:

Gary Bettman is, without question, the biggest bag of hammers in the history of professional sports. He's already masterminded one lockout that cost the NHL — and its tremendously loyal fan base — an entire season, whereby the Cup had to spend two years in (gah!) Tampa, and through which Bettman and his owners got practically everything they wanted, and now he's locked out the players again. Hockey has spent 80 years behaving as though it were owned by the Marx Brothers.

Read more: http://www.esquire.com/blogs/politics/out-on-the-weekend-082612#ixzz2ARfzjiqR

Do click the link as Pierce also talks about Commissioner Stern, brothel-sponsored soccer, the upcoming pre-Halloween East Coast Frankenstorm, and other things.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join Canis Hoopus

You must be a member of Canis Hoopus to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Canis Hoopus. You should read them.

Join Canis Hoopus

You must be a member of Canis Hoopus to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Canis Hoopus. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9347_tracker