Commissioner Roger Goodell says Monday that the league’s competition committee has looked into adding teams to the playoffs, and the topic will be discussed at this week’s owners meetings.
If a majority approves, as expected, the NHL will move one step closer toward the official end of the lockout.
With the lockout lingering into another week, the NHL labor talks are set to resume Tuesday with six owners and six players scheduled to meet while a couple of key figures remain on the sidelines of the negotiations.
Major League Baseball owners polled themselves at their Minneapolis meetings yesterday and they agreed to accept the new proprietors of the Rangers.
Major League Baseball owners will vote today on whether to accept Nolan Ryan and Chuck Greenburg into the club.