Monday Chum Bucket: The CBA meetings will continue until morale improves

  • Union and league deputies Steve Fehr and Bill Daly met in secret at an undisclosed location over the weekend for a reportedly long and productive meeting that might signal progress or might be as meaningless as every other time something was supposed to signal progress during these negotiations. At any rate, the two sides will meet again early this week in New York. [Pro Hockey Talk]
  • In case you missed it, the league did end up cancelling the Winter Classic on Friday. [CSN Bay Area]
  • Cam Charron presents the argument that hockey players are underpaid. [Backhand Shelf]
  • Jon Allred provided us with some terrific recaps of Worcester's three weekend games. [1-0 W over Manchester] [3-2 L to St. John's] [3-2 W over Providence] /