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NHL Expansion: A Good Idea?

There has been some talk about a possible NHL expansion in a couple years and Gary Bettman finally opened up to talk about the possibility. In fact, why wouldn’t Bettman expand in Canada? Clearly Canadians are passionate about the sport … Continue reading

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Zombie Teams and Zombie Owners

This chapter talks about how owners of teams are passing the costs of owning sports teams (in this case Los Angeles Dodgers in MLB) to the average fan. After buying teams for millions of dollars owners are using public funding … Continue reading

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Players and Media: The Unwritten Code

A recent event between Joe Thornton of the San Jose Sharks and Vancouver media has raised some questions towards the media-player relations and the policies that govern it. Jason Botchford published a quote by Thornton using inappropriate language and gestures … Continue reading

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