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NHL billion dollar business on the brink
With the season fast approaching, fans hope a resolution can be reached to save NHL's multi-billion dollar industry.
Last Modified: 20 Sep 2012 16:55

Labour dispute between players and league owners has forced the NHL to scrap its first week of preseason.

Al Jazeera's Farrah Esmail is in Toronto, Canada to talk to fans and players about the second lockout in eight years to hit the NHL.


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