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10-22-2012, 10:15 AM
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Originally Posted by joestevens29 View Post
That's really the key. I don't agree with you that the draw wouldn't be there, but NHL teams generally don't try to kill WHL teams by throwing a AHL team there.

Fort Mac on the other hand is a different story. I don't know that they sell 11k every night, but they probably can get 5-8k and be able to have high prices.
Fort Mac would be a good location attendance and proximity wise. But travel would be be very expensive and I'm not sure the Oilers want to introduce young prospects to the Fort Mac "night life."

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