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New City Enters The Derby to Get NHL Franchise

Published September 22, 2023 at 3:54 PM
BY JULIEN TREKKER

The Coyotes: A Relocation or Introduction of a New Team?

Talks about relocating the Coyotes have been persistent for quite some time.

Their reputation took a hit in the NHL following their move to Mullett Arena, known more as a minor hockey arena.

While the NHL had hopes to build a new arena, city residents rejected the proposal.


In the midst of this, the NHL clarified that although they don't plan on introducing a 33rd team anytime soon, they're not ruling out future possibilities.

Recently, whispers of another new team joining the NHL have started to grow.

New Destination in the Derby for New NHL Team



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Kevin Weekes recently reported that we could see a fourth team in California.

With 3 teams currently in California, could San Diego become the 4th @NHL team there ? The potential Midway Rising mixed use development project would include a 16000 seat Arena. What would you Fans name the potential club there ? #HockeyTwitter"

Furthermore, an article by Dave Schwab unveiled a twist in this narrative, citing the involvement of a significant financier.

Now that Stan Kroenke, the billionaire owner of the Los Angeles Rams and other major sports franchises, has joined Midway Rising as the lead investor in the former Sports Arena's redevelopment, how will that impact the long-term project?"

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New City Enters The Derby to Get NHL Franchise

Do you think the Coyotes will relocate to San Diego?

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