Oak View Group Registers Multiple Seattle Team Name Domains

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In an interesting turn of events today the Oak View Group (OVG) secured, through purchase, a number of domain names for the possible Seattle NHL franchise. The Seattle ownership group is rumored to include billionaire David Bonderman and Hollywood mogul Jerry Bruckheimer. There is no formal ownership group, as Seattle has not officially applied for […] READ MORE


NHL Accepts Seattle Ownership Group Expansion Application

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NHL Accepts Seattle Ownership Group Expansion Application The city of Seattle and its fans move one step closer to having an NHL team. The NHL moves one step closer to having 32 teams. NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said Thursday that the league has agreed to consider the application for an expansion team to be located […] READ MORE


The Carolina Hurricanes Close To Being Sold

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The Carolina Hurricanes close to being sold. An announcement regarding the┬ásale of the Hurricanes is expected soon. The speculation is that team will be sold to Dallas businessman Tom Dundon. Hurricanes team President Don Waddell confirmed this in a statement last week. This proposed sale dominates the news coming out of the NHL Board of […] READ MORE


Seattle City Council Approves Oakview Group MOU

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Seattle A Step Closer to the NHL The City of Seattle takes one step closer to becoming an NHL town. In a unanimous vote of 5-0, the Seattle City Council Special Committee on Civic Arenas approved the Oakview Group (OVG) Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). The MOU outlines the OVG proposal for a $600 million renovation […] READ MORE


Seattle Council Member Lets NHL Arena Timeline Slip

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Did a Seattle City Council member let slip the timeline for the Oakview Group (OVG) renovation for Seattle’s Key Arena? It seems so after statements in a meeting that took place Monday. Seattle Council Member Lets NHL Arena Timeline Slip City Council member Mike O’Brien raised concerns about the $660 million OVG proposal. In doing […] READ MORE