NHL Lockout: 4 Reasons the Ordeal Will Affect Fans' Opinions of the League

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NHL Lockout: 4 Reasons the Ordeal Will Affect Fans' Opinions of the League
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One of many fans who aren't too pleased with Gary Bettman.

Diehard NHL fans equate the affects of this lockout with being force-fed a lemon—sour. 

As NHL Players Association director Donald Fehr and NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman squabble, the duration and outcome of this lockout is sure to perpetuate fans' negative opinions of the league.

Fans have already been denied preseason games and the likelihood of the regular season starting as scheduled on October 11 is bleak.

Here's a closer look at the four reasons why this lockout nightmare will affect fans' opinions of the league.

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