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12-08-2012, 04:38 PM
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You don't believe that if 5 or even 10 of the poorer teams folded up that prices in Toronto, do you?
You are not paying to prop other teams, you are paying MLSE, who, in turn, pays into a revenue sharing plan.
If there was no need for revenue sharing, i'm pretty sure MLSE wouldn't be passing the savings onto the fans.
There sure wasn't a ticket price reduction of 24% during the last lockout. MLSE will suckup every cent we as fans are willing give them even a glimpse of.
Edit: I really don't mind revenue sharing if it wasn't so rediculous like the 30M Phoenix needs. Without a TV deal like the NFL it puts too much onus on individual teams who have money.
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