(Editor’s note: Breaking: I’m not a lawyer. Therefore, my opinions on the lockout and the ongoing CBA negotiations are roughly as valuable as that of the guy I met the other day who told me that “NBC cancelled the season today.” Got it.
Fortunately, I am friends with a (kinda concerning?) number of lawyers, some of whom also happen to be hockey fans.
One of them, @67Sound, offered up a “quixotic” lockout solution (a quick trip to dictionary.com explains that “quixotic” means “exceedingly unrealistic; unrealistic and impractical.”), which turns out to be less quixotic, and more completely reasonable and excellent. It makes sense, and could work.
Give it a read and see what you think, then let’s hash this thing out in the comment section.) Read the rest of this entry »