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Blues captain David Backes is among seven NHL players negotiating with NHL officials to try and end the NHL lockout. The two sides met for a thirds straight day on Thursday, November 8th. The five and a half hour meeting featured two new proposals by the NHL players union. The two sides will again meet in New York on Friday,