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Former Kansas City resident carries his country’s flag at Opening Ceremonies

Did you see the former Kansas City resident carrying his country’s flag at last night’s Opening Ceremonies? Former Kansas City Blade Sandis Ozolinsh carried the Latvian flag last night. Proving two things Sandis Ozolinsh is old. When we had the … Continue reading

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Puck Daddy weighs with “KC’s chances of NHL take a hit” — still a great sports market

I’m humbled to get a mention in what I consider absolute must reading for every hockey fan — Sean Leahy from Puck Daddy weighed in with this post: I think Sean does a pretty good job of setting the stage … Continue reading

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Missouri Mavs — I’m sorry. Now go to one of their games!!

You know. I feel like I kind of owe the Missouri Mavericks an apology. In the past, I’ve made some rather snippy comments about the lack of talent in the CHL. (I’m 100% certain they don’t care). I once wrote, … Continue reading

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Good news on Sprint Center — we know from the welt on our noggin

Good news story on the Sprint Center in the KC Star this week. AEG is doling out more of the profit sharing from Sprint Center to the city than originally projected. Sprint Center’s operator gives KC $2.1 million under profit-sharing … Continue reading

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Quebec inches closer to joining KC with NHL pipedream

It looks like the province of Quebec is moving closer to helping to finance a $400M arena in beautiful Quebec City. This is good news for the many sports architecture firms in Kansas City. Really bad news for those who … Continue reading

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NHL21 says KC in NHL = Des Moines in AHL

According to a story in the Des Moines Register, Paul McGannon of NHL21 says that if Kansas City gets an NHL team, then the AHL affiliate should be in Des Moines. I could have sworn last year at the Mavericks … Continue reading

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AHL in Independence Arena’s future?

Whenever there is talk of a NHL team coming to KC there are a lot of variables and speculation. If this happens, then this might happen, then we might have a NHL team at Sprint Center. Each scenario is rather … Continue reading

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