The Ice Man Cometh Back


Now that it appears the NHL will resume play next season, how will Commissioner Gary Bettman, team owners, and the players re-gain the trust they lost among fans? If they were smart, they might consider taking a page out of the Major League Baseball playbook. The years were 1994 and 1995 when MLB shut down causing great disaffection among its fan base. Today, the Major Leagues, steroids notwithstanding, is enjoying a resurgence in popularity. Gary, put the fans first.