Temporary Relocation Top Canadian AHL Option for 2020–21

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When Vegas Golden Knights owner Bill Foley let slip that the idea of a Canadian NHL division had been proposed, no one should have been surprised. It’s an idea that has been around for decades, though back in the ’80s it was for financial reasons. But there is more to the league than their top-tier. […] READ MORE


The Success of the NBA Bubble

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The strange 2020 NBA season culminated in LeBron James returning the Los Angeles Lakers to basketball prominence. Obviously, the NBA faced significant challenges to finish this season. We all know the league chose to pause in March during the Covid-19 outbreak, resulting in nearly four months without basketball. The NBA and Commissioner Adam Silver decided […] READ MORE


NHL Skating on Thin Ice This Season

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On March 12, 2020, the NHL followed many other major professional sports leagues and suspended its season. It was an inevitability, but the timing was spurred by an NBA player testing positive for coronavirus. In the league’s official statement, Commissioner Gary Bettman was nevertheless hopeful and called it a ‘pause’. The goal? To resume play […] READ MORE


End The 2019-20 NHL Season

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As North America attempts to re-open their economies, hope springs for some sort of return of professional sports. The NHL seems to buy into this premise. They are mistaken. Here’s why the 2019-20 NHL season should end. The Inescapable Flaw of Resuming 2019-20 NHL Season There is a fundamental problem for sports leagues, including the […] READ MORE


Indoor Football League cancels 2020 Season

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Cancellations have been all of the rage as unknown concerns of the COVID-19 virus outbreak. The latest came on Monday afternoon. The Indoor Football League has announced the cancellation of the 2020 season, entirely. The previous plan for the league included moving the schedule back, which was heard in an interview with Todd Tryon that […] READ MORE