It looked, for a brief shining moment, like the Phoenix Coyotes’ sad saga in the desert was nearing an end last week. Darin Pastor of Capstone Affluent Strategies submitted a bid to the NHL to purchase the Coyotes for $277.5 million and pledged the keep the team in Glendale.
Earlier this season, I was covering a game between the Ottawa Senators and Montreal Canadiens at the Bell Centre. The Senators were trailing in the third period when Ottawa defenceman Andre Benoit threw a point shot through traffic that somehow found the back of the net. Tie game, right?
Wednesday marks the National Hockey League’s trade deadline, and players everywhere will be nervously checking their smartphones to find out …
The National Hockey League sees itself as something of a guardian of the game, which might surprise you if you, say, tried to watch an NHL game in October, November or December.
With the pending ratification of the new NHL CBA this week, I’ll be posting some of the more interesting components of the 2005 agreement, which will soon be toast. Today, the club rules, wherein players are told not to smoke where people can see them.
And just like that, it’s over.
The NHL has filed a corporate disclosure statements as part of its lawsuit against the NHLPA, which shows what the companies that own your favourite teams are called.
There were some rumblings earlier in this lockout that the NHL was considering playing games on Christmas Day. While would …
Really quiet week on the sports trade mark front.
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