The Florida Panthers have always been the easy whipping-boy for the “hockey doesn’t belong in non-traditional markets” crowd. They are also always the first picked on by the “NHL realignment is easy, just do this….” crowd. The reality is, they have one of the cushiest arena leases out there (and for 14 more years). So …
From USA Today: NHL expansion would help the Coyotes cause.
From PuckDaddy. I like the article (minus the attributing some pre-Bettman expansion to Gary). What if NHL expansion is actually a really good idea? (Trending Topics) | Puck Daddy – Yahoo Sports.
Welcome back to the playoffs. Feel free to download this Facebook cover photo to show your support for the boys in Victory Green as they take down the ducks. PS – If your name is George Lucas, please don’t sent some Sith lord over to my house because I used your ’83 design. Much …
For those of you who missed it over the last little while, here is link to my map/infographic of the “big four” affiliated professional hockey leagues in North America. There are additional minor professional and major juniors things in there too. Enjoy the map, and share on Twitter and FB if you like it »
Everyone seems to be confused on the new format of the NHL playoffs this year. Here’s your primer: NHL playoff format 2014: How does the new system work? – SBNation.com. [SB Nation] —TF
NHL looking to expand; Kansas City, of course, is not on the list | The Fast Pitch | The Pitch.
NHL rumors: Is Las Vegas No. 2 on potential expansion list? – CBSSports.com.
Which cities best fit Gary Bettman’s criteria for NHL expansion? – The Hockey News.
Duhatschek: A novel idea for the NHL’s expansion woes – The Globe and Mail.