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02-18-2010, 01:38 PM
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GrumpyJ
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Originally Posted by JoeIsAStud View Post
The WNBA has largely been a disaster so far. No one watches on TV, The arena's are half empty or worse.

The NHL could not afford to lose the money that the NBA has thrown away on the WNBA. And teh WNBA actually has network and cable TV contracts because ESPN and ABC fear the NBA and will do anything to be on their good side.

i wouldn't expect the NHL would have any power at all to bully a TV network into paying for the right's to broadcast games no one watches.
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