The NHL's stalled labor impasse has gone a new route, the league and NHL Players' Association agreeing to meet with a mediator.
The NHL and NHLPA remained at an impasse in the latest round of collective bargaining talks as the deadline for a lockout looms.
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The NHL and the players association moved no closer to a collective bargaining agreement during a five-hour meeting Tuesday. In fact, the sides even took a slight detour.