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NHL commissioner Gary Bettman said earlier this week that if things stayed status quo, assume we are not going to the 2018 Winter Olympics. Many read that as an inference that the league wants the players to give something back so they can participate.
I don’t know what it can be from the players’ perspective,” Fehr told ESPN in a phone interview Thursday. Obviously the players are not about to engage in collective bargaining in return for getting an opportunity to go to the Olympics for which they aren’t being paid, where very valuable things would go elsewhere in return for that.”
It has been speculated the NHL might sign off on the Olympics in return for assurances from the players not to opt out of the CBA in 2020 and allowing the CBA to run its full course to 2022.
Elite Kids Laremy Tunsil Jersey Never mind all the bargaining tactics, the rhetoric and the grandstanding: The NHL and its players will be participating in the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea. Book it.
NFL referees have long had the authority to eject players for what the rule book terms flagrant incidents of unnecessary roughness, but rarely have they used it. (Flagrant is defined in the NFL rule book as an action that is extremely objectionable, conspicuous, unnecessary, avoidable or gratuitous.)
Flagrant hits more commonly have resulted in heavy fines.