View Single Post
12-11-2012, 11:12 AM
South by Southeast
PanthersHockey1's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Palm Trees
Country: United States
Posts: 8,885
vCash: 500
Originally Posted by Gump Hasek View Post
It is not simply "ignorant posters" that suggest the Panthers are a relocation target as you claim, but rather, it is most often the press and anyone with a read on league business. Whenever relocation is discussed on Hockey Central for example, the hosts always mention the Panthers as a team that could possibly move; they don't suggest that name within a vacuum, it is based upon the best available information they are able to gather from their league sources.

.5 of a second on Google returns stories such as this one...

So while it is great that the team earns money via arena operations, the fact of the matter is that the league is better served to be located in markets that make money on NHL operations; the players by extension are better served by having teams located in areas where the operations grow their salaries - versus contract from the percentage of revenues that the players' take.
So youre in favor of relocating all the teams in lose money? Which figure was it again only 13 teams in the league earn a profit?

Your ideas are golden in theory but not applicable to the panthers in the real world. sorry.

PanthersHockey1 is online now   Reply With Quote