Originally Posted by Beantown Bronco
Yup. Lockouts suck. Even when they're over and we're back to playing games, the effects linger. I almost feel bad for whoever wins it all this year. Even just advancing to the conference finals is going to have an effect on those four teams come next season, given the extra short layoff this summer. Bodies need a real offseason to heal.
Has the NHL decided on sending NHL players to Sochi next season?
Won't be a true regular season until the 2014-15 season.