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NHL Season Dies, Despite Eleventh-Hour Efforts

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NHL Season Dies, Despite Eleventh-Hour Efforts

NHL Season Dies, Despite Eleventh-Hour Efforts

NHL Season Dies, Despite Eleventh-Hour Efforts

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Despite a flurry of last-minute offers, the National Hockey League and players union fail to agree on salary structure and the sport's season is canceled. The NHL now holds the dubious distinction of being the only major sport in North America to lose an entire season to labor troubles.