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ECHL SF experiencing drop in attendance after NHL returns

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ECHL SF experiencing drop in attendance after NHL returns

http://www.mercurynews.com/sharks/ci...ate?source=rss

Average has dropped about 1600/game.

Not unexpected.

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http://www.gacklereport.com/2013/03/...-exceeded.html
But president/coach/GM Curcio says the team has exceeded attendance expectations.

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A little off-topic, but what are the chances the Sharks move to the new arena in SF that will be home of the Warriors in a few years?

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A little off-topic, but what are the chances the Sharks move to the new arena in SF that will be home of the Warriors in a few years?
Zero.

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A little off-topic, but what are the chances the Sharks move to the new arena in SF that will be home of the Warriors in a few years?
Sharks fan base is centered ~40 miles south (Santa Clara county). They have another 10+ years (30 year lease) on HP Pavilion (owned by the city).

"Not gonna happen"

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A little off-topic, but what are the chances the Sharks move to the new arena in SF that will be home of the Warriors in a few years?
There is absolutely no reason they would want to move to SF.

Ever.

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A little off-topic, but what are the chances the Sharks move to the new arena in SF that will be home of the Warriors in a few years?
There's a better chance of the SF Bulls moving to Sacramento than there is a chance the Sharks move to SF.

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