Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby waits to speak to journalists following collective bargaining talks in Toronto, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012. NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman received three

 

              Pittsburgh Penguins
Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby waits to speak to journalists following collective bargaining talks in Toronto, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012. NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman received three counterproposals from the players' association on Thursday and left the negotiating table "thoroughly disappointed," further shrinking the possibility of a full hockey regular season. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)