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02-25-2013, 09:34 AM
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Originally Posted by MountainHawk View Post
I personally suspect the Detroit move to Conference II is temporary until Quebec gets their team, at which point they move back to Conference III with Chicago et al, and Quebec slides into Conference II.

Having the two 'less travel' conferences have 8 teams kind of responds to the NHLPAs concern about the fairness of the playoff structure, since the teams with less travel have bigger conferences.
yeah "Here Detroit, you get to play in the East for one year, but then you're going back West, so ya know, don't get too comfortable."

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