Sidney Crosby

Sid Says Timely Season “Not Looking Great”

NEW YORK CITY (93-7 THE FAN) — Sidney Crosby’s rookie season immediately followed the last NHL work stoppage. After a summer of skating completely pain- and concussion symptom-free, another potential lockout threatens his efforts to play like “Sid The Kid” again.

93-7 The Fan–09/14/2012

Gary Bettman

NHL, Union To Resume Negotiations

NEW YORK (AP) The NHL and the players’ association will resume negotiations on Wednesday in an effort to avoid a lockout this weekend.


James Neal

Pens Prepare For Further Labor Discussions

PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Representatives of the Pittsburgh Penguins, including forwards Craig Adams and James Neal, and, according to the Tribune-Review’s Rob Rossi, captain Sidney Crosby, will join over 200 NHLPA members Wednesday and Thursday in New York to discuss their strategy as another NHL lockout looms.

93-7 The Fan–09/11/2012

CONSOL Energy Center during Pens playoff game

NHL Labor Talks On Hold During Quiet Weekend

NEW YORK (AP) After the first face-to-face meeting in a week between the NHL and the players’ association, the sides spent a relatively quiet weekend apart as the clock ticks down toward another potential lockout.

93-7 The Fan–09/10/2012

Gary Bettman

NHL Awaits Union Response To ‘Significant’ Counteroffer

NEW YORK (AP) The NHL and NHLPA remained at an impasse in the latest round of collective bargaining talks as the deadline for a lockout looms.

93-7 The Fan–08/29/2012

Gary Bettman

NHL Makes Another Proposal To Players

NEW YORK (AP) The NHL issued a new proposal to the players’ association Tuesday as a lockout looms next month. And at least one side is happy about it.

93-7 The Fan–08/29/2012

NHL Negotiations Hit a Critical Fork in Road

TORONTO (AP) The first truly tense moments of the NHL’s collective bargaining negotiations have arrived.

93-7 The Fan–08/17/2012

Bettman: ‘Wide Gap’ Remains in NHL Labor Talks

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman said the two sides are “still apart, far apart,” and “not on the same page,” in making his first public comments since having a chance to read through the NHLPA’s offer.

93-7 The Fan–08/16/2012

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Bylsma Still Not Over Loss To Flyers

While the Stanley Cup is mere days away from being handed out to either the Los Angeles Kings or New Jersey Devils, the Pittsburgh Penguins are still analyzing just what went wrong this year.


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MLB Owners Ratify Labor Contract

(AP) — Major League Baseball owners have ratified a five-year collective bargaining agreement, sealing 21 consecutive seasons of labor peace through 2016.

93-7 The Fan–12/16/2011

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New MLB CBA Expands Playoffs; Adjusts Spending & HGH Testing

(93-7 The FAN)  — Baseball players and owners signed an agreement for a new labor contract Tuesday, a deal that starts blood testing on human growth hormone and expands the playoffs to 10 teams by 2013.

93-7 The Fan–11/23/2011

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New Developments Could Keep Some Steelers Off Practice Field

Some Steelers’ veterans who were supposed to hit the practice field today at training camp in Latrobe may still be on the sidelines.


(Source: KDKA/Jennifer Parsons)

Former Steeler Responds to NFL CBA Deal

KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to Steeler great Edmund Nelson about the 2011 Steelers season.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/26/2011

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NFL Owners Approve CBA

The NFL owners have approved a tentative 10-year collective bargaining agreement. The owners met in Atlanta, Ga., and reached an agreement.


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NFL Players’ Union Decertifies

After 16 days of mediated talks with the NFL, the sides could not reach agreement on a new deal. The current one expires at the end of Friday, and the league could lock out its players.