Amid lockout, ECHL provides hockey alternative
TRENTON, N.J. -- While the NHL and its players remain engaged in a boardroom battle over dollars and cents, professional hockey is still being played across the United States.
Philadelphia, New York, and Washington, of course, are not hockey hotbeds these days. Los Angeles, Detroit and St. Louis aren't, either. But for towns like Toledo, Ohio, and Kalamazoo, Mich., and even here in the capital city of New Jersey, players are still walking through the tunnel and onto the ice to the delight ...
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