Board expected to take up rules changes, draft order
NEW YORK -- The NHL board of governors will meet Friday to rubber-stamp their approval of the new collective bargaining agreement with the players' association, hold the Sidney Crosby sweepstakes, and discuss rule changes they hope will liven up the game.
The union will hold a two-day meeting in Toronto on Wednesday and Thursday so players can voice their opinions on the tentative deal that was reached last week and then vote on it.
Commissioner Gary Bettman, the league's chief ...
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