Featured, NHL NEWS

Second NHL Team for Toronto and the Gretzky Connection

Published by on April 23, 2009
Article Source: Bleacher Report - NHL

A growing number of NHL governors and owners believe a second franchise for Toronto is a good idea, according to the Globe and Mail.

NHL deputy commissioner Billy Daly met with a group in Toronto to talk about a second team in the greater Toronto area, it has been reported widely. NHL Players' Association executive director Paul Kelly also took part in the two and a half hour meeting.

The location for the new team and arena is in Vaughan, a city just north of Toronto, one of Canada's fastest growing municipalities, on land owned by businessman Victor De Zen.

News of the meeting between Daly and a group fronted by Kevin Maguire, a former Toronto Maple Leafs player, arrived at the same time as rumors the NHL w...

Read Complete Article at Bleacher Report - NHL
Article is property of BleacherReport.com

Readers Rating:
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading ... Loading ...
Popularity:
438 views
Comments:
None
Toolbar:
Print This Post Print This Post add your comment add this to delicious add this to digg share this on facebook Stumble this item
Hockey Tickets