Thread: Speculation: Rick Nash - The Frenzy...continues
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07-02-2012, 11:02 AM
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Originally Posted by Blueline Bomber View Post
The new money comes from 3 things:

1. New minority owners. Local. Want to see the team improved, ready to spend to do it.
2. New TV deal. Long term. Brought a lot of money to the franchise.
3. PK is opening his own wallet more, because he (and JR) believe this team is getting closer to competing.

If the Canes grab Nash, even if it costs the farm, they're competing.
Thanks for the info. New owners with fresh capital always helps. I can't imagine that a TV deal in that market is having a huge impact. Columbus and the Raleigh/Durham area I believe are somewhat comparable, so it might have some impact but very small. Karmanos opening the checkbook is good for you. Now that it's not all his scratch on the line, he's going for the gold. Again good for the Canes.

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