If Montreal could have one more pro franchise which would you want?
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03-25-2012, 04:11 PM
Join Date: May 2007
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I'm going NBA. Adding one NFL team would really hurt, if not destroy, the CFL team already there and, likely, ripple through the league where as NBA would give the city something in doesn't already have. Furthermore, I think adding a second NBA team to Montreal in particular would really help grow the sport in this country. Montreal/Toronto is a natural rivalry and the NBA is already in Canada so, I assume, it would be more likely to happen the NFL and MLB has already pulled out.
You would quickly forget about the CFL if the NFL moved here.
It's like Hamilton saying they don't want a NHL team because it would destroy the AHL team.
Obviously it's a little different because the CFL teams are not farm teams of the NHL, but the point still stands.
Mtl with a 60 000-80 000 stadium and a chance to see the best NFL athletes, absolutely.
Would be bad for the CFL, but it's an upgrade for the city and its people.
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