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09-27-2004, 10:46 PM
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looooob
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Originally Posted by nomorekids
If i'm not mistaken, the Flames had only a slightly higher payroll and a great deal of playoff success, and only made a pretty small amount of money. Nashville's case was largely due to the fact that in the early part of the season..when the team was doing pretty mediocre, attendance dipped about as low as it ever got. When they say losses, the number I read was about 3 million...and Leipold\Poile seem to believe that's the kind of thing that's going to work out. We'll see, though.
actually I think the Flames made a 'decent' profit this year (12 home playoff dates doesn't hurt)...but the profit didn't go far, given 7 previous years of non playoff hockey etc...I guess I should try and find the actual profit figure so I end up sounding like I know something

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