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NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman brushes off criticism of suspensions

NEW YORK - NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman considers those complaints from various teams about their players receiving suspensions during the postseason as nothing more than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2012-04-20/nhl-commissioner-gary-bett
Sharks blank Predators

...San Jose Sharks kept their cool with NHL commissioner Gary Bettman in the house. Not even a reminder to be careful helped...They're supposed to because they want to work, and Gary Bettman was here so, hello! "I mean it doesn't take a rocket...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/24/hoc_78761.shtml
Hockey
Bettman warns players owners won't give in on labor overhaul

TAMPA, Fla. -- NHL commissioner Gary Bettman promised again Tuesday that owners are determined to...necessary in his sport. "I can tell you right now, Gary Bettman is looking forward to the strike more than he's looking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/26/hoc_416787.shtml
Hockey
NHL fines Hasek for outburst

...NHL for attacking a reporter last week. Commissioner Gary Bettman ordered Hasek to sit out the first three games of the...Smith said. "The decision handed down by commissioner Gary Bettman sends a clear message to the players and the media that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/02/oth_207652.shtml
Other sports
Los Angeles Kings are savoring another Stanley Cup title

LOS ANGELES - Dustin Brown skated over to Gary Bettman and practically snatched the 35-pound silver trophy out of the NHL commissioner's hands, thrusting it skyward while a packed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2014-06-14/los-angeles-kings-are-savo
NHL Draft is set for Friday in Philadelphia

...record revenues, the salary cap is going up again. The exact figure for 2014-15 hasn't been set yet, commissioner Gary Bettman said Thursday following a meeting of the league's board of governors in New York.The final number is expected to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2014-06-26/nhl-draft-set-friday-phila
Overtime

...with the Santa Cruz Warriors, of the NBA Developmental League. NHLThornton's ban upheld by leagueNHL Commissioner Gary Bettman upheld the 15-game suspension of Boston Bruins forward Shawn Thornton.Thornton appealed the ban last week after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-12-24/overtime
Sidney Crosby's 19th goal leads Pens to win over Maple Leafs

...Penguins defenseman Brooks Orpik.As per the collective bargaining agreement, the appeal first goes to commissioner Gary Bettman. If Bettman upholds the suspension, Thornton and the NHLPA can then elect to appeal to a neutral arbitrator because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2013-12-16/sidney-crosbys-19th-goal-l
NHL, players only have themselves to blame after new concussions lawsuit is filed

...opponent's head.But as the YouTube search will attest, the league has never put its foot down on fighting. Commissioner Gary Bettman recently called fighting a "thermostat" that helps cool things down."We can all hurt someone every shift if we...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2013-11-26/league-players-only-have-t
No talks scheduled as NHL lockout nears

...after a day of internal meetings.But no new negotiating sessions were scheduled Friday, one day before Commissioner Gary Bettman has said he will lock out the players. This would be the NHL's fourth work stoppage since 1992.On Thursday night...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2012-09-14/no-talks-scheduled-nhl-loc