Slap Shot

Ryan, Thomas J.
February 2005
SGB;Feb2005, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p68
Trade Publication
Looks at the retail performance of hockey equipment and supplies in the U.S. as of February 2005. Impact of the National Hockey League (NHL) lockout on the sales of hockey equipment; Remarks from several retailers of hockey retailers regarding sales; Views concerning the NHL lockout.


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