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03-24-2012, 04:15 PM
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Originally Posted by Bongo View Post
The league was so ready to be rid of ASG they were willing to sacrifice the Atlanta market. My point is, it should have never been allowed to get to that point. By the time they showed Savard the door, it was obvious to anyone with two good eyes that this was more than just bad asset management. These people set out to ruin the product and drive the fans away so they could be rid of the Thrashers. The league let them get away with it while saving a doomed team in the desert for just one more season. It's hard to imagine another major league pulling such a stunt.
ATL got thrown under the bus for the NHL to try and save face on the whole PHX fiasco IMHO.

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