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NHL denies expansion reports
NHL denies expansion reports

Hockey fans must be getting bored during the brief lull between the end of development camps and the start of training camps next month. How else to explain their frenzy over two recent reports that the NHL will soon expand by as many as four teams over the next few seasons? First came a report from Tony Gallagher of the Vancouver Province on Tuesday citing unnamed sources as claiming that expansion to Las Vegas was “a done deal,” with only the trivial matter of who will own the team to be decided. Then, Howard Bloom of Sportsbusinessnews.com jumped in with a tweet saying that the NHL will add franchises in Quebec City, Toronto, Seattle and Las Vegas by 2017, bringing in...

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