NHL Players Balk at Changing CBA, League Moves On
NHL players have balked at changing the collective bargaining agreement and the league is preparing to open the season Jan. 13 after starting training camp on New Year’s Day. That is according to a person with knowledge of the situation who spoke with The Associated Press. Owners and players have moved past financial negotiations. They are now discussing scheduling, virus testing protocols and other issues. Revenue concerns caused by the pandemic briefly stalled talks.