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07-11-2013, 10:49 PM
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Originally Posted by Inferno View Post
theres no money in the KHL.

where are they making their money? nobody watches their games, AHL games sell more tickets than that league does.

only 1 team in the entire KHL averaged more fans than the worst drawing team in the NHL

http://www.hockeydb.com/nhl-attendan...L2009&sid=2013

http://espn.go.com/nhl/attendance

so who's going to pay these bills forever? Nobody watches, which means sponsors will only last for so long.

they better hope that more people start coming to games.
I don't think it's unreasonable to think that it might just be a money laundering scheme and a hobby for many of the russian gangsters who own teams.

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