Bob Goodenow

Bob Goodenow

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Robert W. "Bob" Goodenow is an American manager, who became the Executive Director of the National Hockey League Players Association in 1992, succeeding Alan Eagleson. On July 28, 2005, Goodenow announced his resignation as Executive Director, with Ted Saskin being named his replacement. Goodenow graduated from Harvard University in 1974 and from the University of Detroit Law School in 1979. Goodenow succeeded Alan Eagleson as the head of the NHLPA in 1992 upon Eagleson's resignation. In Goodenow's first couple months on the job, he led the players out on a 10-day strike on the eve of the Stanley Cup playoffs. Two years later, Goodenow and NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman oversaw a 103-day lockout that lasted from October 1, 1994 to January 11, 1995. Goodenow was also the NHLPA's Executive Director during the 2004-2005 labor dispute, which resulted in the cancellation of the 2004-05 NHL season. A tentative agreement was reached on July 13, 2005show more

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  • Paperback | 112 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 177g
  • Junct
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136728958
  • 9786136728957