10 game-changing sports strikes

Published On: Oct 11 2011 10:49:23 AM CDT   Updated On: Jan 12 2013 10:10:43 PM CST

With the NHL lockout now over, look back at the top strikes and lockouts in sports history.

Lockouts - 1972 baseball
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1972 Baseball Strike -- Major League Baseball's first general strike began on April Fools' Day in 1972 and lasted just under two weeks, resulting in the loss of 86 games that were never rescheduled.


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