File photo of NHL Commissioner Bettman announcing the end of labor negotiations between the NHL and the NHLPA in New York

 
File photo of NHL Commissioner Bettman announcing the end of labor negotiations between the NHL and the NHLPA in New York
National Hockey League (NHL) Commissioner Gary Bettman announces the end of labor negotiations between the NHL and the NHL Players Association (NHLPA) in New York in this file photo from January 9, 2013. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson/Files