August 1, 2013

NHL Interested In Adding Team In Seattle

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman is reportedly pushing to put an expansion team in Seattle. If true, the Seattle team could start playing as early as the 2014-15 campaign. The timing would make some sense. The situation with the Phoenix Coyotes has been resolved for the time being, the new CBA has given the NHL owners […]

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January 30, 2013

Former NHLP Executive Director Paul Kelly Talks Potential NHL Expansion

As reported by the CBC’s Elliotte Friedman, Paul Kelly said the NHL hoped to expand the league to 32 teams, and discussed such plans during his tenure as a former executive director of the NHLPA (2007-2009). Kelly offered these tidbits during a meeting of Markham city councillors in which opponents of a proposed 20,000-seat arena filed a motion […]

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