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03-04-2013, 05:18 PM
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CrazyEddie20
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Some stories are now getting out there that Bloomington is in serious trouble.

On February 27, "The Junior Hockey News" published a piece entitled "The End Of The Central Hockey League Could Be Opening More Junior Markets," which is available at:

http://thejuniorhockeynews.com/?p=11215

Essentially, the article stated that Bloomington had been taken over by the CHL, that Tulsa is in conversations with the NAHL and USHL, and that another team is seeking a minority investor.

The same website updated the story the next day: http://thejuniorhockeynews.com/?p=11289 after the GM of Bloomington stated to the Bloomington Pantagraph that the CHL had not taken over the team. Pantagraph article available at: http://www.pantagraph.com/sports/pro...a4bcf887a.html

Now, look no further than the masthead of "The Junior Hockey News" to gauge its' credibility - convicted felon Joe Kolodziej (see: http://archives.record-eagle.com/2004/nov/2hockey.htm ) lists himself as publisher in the update and as a "hockey professional, agent, advisor, [and] writer" on the "About" page. Clearly, this is not Arthur Ochs Sulzberger and the New York Times.

However - it does appear that the Hunnewell-Vitales are out in Bloomington. The story has been picked up on several other blogs, and the fact that the team is denying everything in the paper is interesting.

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