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11-19-2012, 12:10 AM
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Originally Posted by MAROONSRoad View Post
I'm not sure why you would applaud me as I think Glendale is a terrible location for an NHL team and that the team would have been relocated a long time ago if it had been subjected to free market forces. I highlighted this point in the past although I post less often now.

Glendale decided to massively subsidize the franchise - otherwise it would have been moved a year after the bankruptcy.

My above posts are simply trying to address a new factor which is being largely ignored in this thread - the likelihood that the bottom revenue teams will get $20 million plus per year under the new CBA with few, if any, performance targets. That could be a factor in the viability of the franchise.

For the avoidance of doubt, I would like to see the team moved to a better market.
Revenue sharing is a unique entity in the NHL. We'll charge $20.00 a ticket and give alot away for free. you charge $150 and give us some $$$$$.

Edit: Too expensive


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