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06-02-2013, 05:01 PM
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Glacial
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Originally Posted by Llama19 View Post
So true...

To quote:

"When Colangelo was designing America West Arena, he wanted to build the most intimate arena in the NBA. He also wanted to keep his options open if the NHL desired a franchise in the desert. He called NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman, who told him there was no future for hockey in the desert. [emphasis mine]

"A couple of years later, I get call from Gary telling me that the team from Winnipeg wants to move to Phoenix and a couple of guys would like to meet with me," Colangelo said."

Source: azcentral.com/sports/suns/articles/2012/05/01/20120501jerry-colangelo-statue-phoenix-suns-diamondbacks-coyotes.html

Yeah, no future, just an eternal present. Umm... are the Coyotes stuck in Groundhog Day?

I think this saga has officially gone on long enough for Billy Joel to make a Phoenix Saga version of "We Didn't Start the Fire".

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