NHL beings to explore expansion by accepting applications for franchises

After one day of meetings, the NHL announced that it is officially going to explore expansion, confirming what has been reported on for the last year. The league also announce that it will be accepting formal applications from interested parties, primarily Seattle, Las Vegas, and Quebec City. Commissioner Gary Bettman announced during Wednesday press conference…

Five reasons Seattle is a viable NHL market

There are people out there who think that Seattle might struggle as a NHL market, especially if its an expansion team. I say that’s hogwash. Here are five reasons that Seattle would be a viable market for the NHL to expand to.