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Video: A call for fans to unite against an NHL lockout



Using Howard Beale's famous speech from the 1976 movie Network -- "I'm as mad as hell and I'm not going to take it anymore" -- as part of the background, Janne Makkonen, a 21-year-old Finnish hockey fan, has produced a video meant to illustrate his outrage about the looming NHL lockout and, hopefully, encourage fans to somehow fight back.

It is a tall order as commissioner Gary Bettman's rhetoric has implied the fans' position is not a big factor in the stalled negotiations. Still, the video, called NHL - Together We Can #nolockout, is worth a look:

[Last modified: Tuesday, September 4, 2012 1:55pm]


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