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Is is the end of Canucks dream? Has Betman ruined our team


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#91 Baggins

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Posted 27 August 2012 - 02:09 AM

Are you telling me, as a fan, you wouldn't want to pay to see teams in a league where all the best players played or you'd much rather shell out hundreds of dollars to watch a team like the Blue Jackets? Sounds to me like you didn't put much thought into your comment either.


Are you saying 5 eastern owners would include travel to/from Vancouver in a six team league instead of Chicago? if they were to make a six team league they'd take the six strongest markets in the eastern area. Easier travel and no late night games for the eastern viewers.
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#92 Machine Gun Kelly

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Posted 27 August 2012 - 02:24 AM

Simple solution,
Move Phoenix to Quebec
Move Florida or Tampa to Portland(Would increase attendance to one of the Florida markets as well)
Salary cap 100M floor 75M
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#93 Linden Legend

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Posted 27 August 2012 - 02:25 AM

the question should be - is he ruining the league?


And the answer is: Yes!
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Posted 27 August 2012 - 02:36 PM

I'm sure it's been pointed out already but it still needs to be driven home for some members here again and again.

Gary Bettman works for a guy named Francesco Aquillini, the majority owner of the Canucks. Aquillini directs Bettman along with other owners. Bettman being a worm isn't the debate here.




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