Bankruptcy judge expands bidding for CoyotesWednesday, 08.05.2009 / 9:40 PM / News
PHOENIX — A U.S. Bankruptcy Court judge has expanded bidding for the Phoenix Coyotes to include potential buyers who would move the team.
Judge Redfield T. Baum ruled Wednesday that all bids, those to keep the team in Arizona or to move it elsewhere, would be accepted for a Sept. 10 auction. He specifically said the $212.5 million offer from Canadian businessman Jim Balsillie would be considered. The bid is contingent on moving the team to Hamilton, Ontario. more…
You’ve got to respect Jim Balsillie. He never quits and loves the game. Now, what will the NHL do to keep him out of their exclusive club?