News (6/7) you can use: Latest on Return of the NHL to Winnipeg

Star-Tribune:  Former Wild coach Todd Richards is a wanted man. Interesting to note. According to sources, the Winnipeg franchise has already reached out to Richards and plans to interview him in the near future for an assistant coaching position. Winnipeg Free Press:  Prospect of an NHL team in Quebec takes a hit.  Is this posturing or […]

Posted by David Minuk in Daily Papers,Dixie Drama,Drama in the Desert,Drama in the Desert & Dixie,News You Can Use,Relocation News on June 7, 2011

News (6/6) you can use: Latest on Return of the NHL to Winnipeg

Toronto Star:  Former GM Fletcher weighs in on Atlanta.  Interesting to hear what someone who has made the move before has to say. CBC (Poll):  Which Manitoba singer should sing the first national anthem?  Not surprised at that vote. Globe and Mail:  Ticket drive means big money.  Using facts to prove your point.  Appears to […]

Posted by David Minuk in Daily Papers,Dixie Drama,Drama in the Desert,Drama in the Desert & Dixie,News You Can Use,Relocation News on June 6, 2011

News (6/5) you can use: Latest on Return of the NHL to Winnipeg

Globe & Mail: David Thomson’s calculated romance with the NHL A look into the life of  the world’s 17th richest man. TSN:  What’s in a name.  Clearly a lot. Winnipeg Sun:  True North denies whiteout link.  No point in denying your heritage. Chicago Sun-Times:  Cheveldayoff offered Winnipeg GM position.  Sounds like they have had their […]

Posted by David Minuk in Daily Papers,Dixie Drama,Drama in the Desert,Drama in the Desert & Dixie,Relocation News on June 5, 2011

News (6/4) you can use: Latest on Return of the NHL to Winnipeg

True North reaches goal in 17 minutes: Winnipeg Free Press:  We’re not going to say ‘I told you so, but…. Gary said it best. Revenue is the only financial issue that matters in running an NHL franchise and at an average ticket price of $82 the Winnipeg club will generate just north of $54-million in […]

Posted by David Minuk in Daily Papers,Dixie Drama,Drama in the Desert,Drama in the Desert & Dixie,Relocation News on June 4, 2011

News you can use: Latest on Return of the NHL to Winnipeg

True North:  Drive to 13,000.  We will leave this link at the top for all those interested in purchasing NHL season tickets for next season.  Today is the last day it remains open only to corporate sponsors and Moose season ticket holders.  When the next update occurs (4:30 pm cst) be sure to check back […]

Posted by David Minuk in Daily Papers,Dixie Drama,Drama in the Desert,Drama in the Desert & Dixie,Relocation News on June 3, 2011

Relocated News: All Winnipeg related NHL talk

Note:  We will have a very special 5 part feature brought to your throughout the day, so make sure you have your Illegal Curve RSS feeds active or ensure that you follow us on twitter @illegalcurve. True North:  Drive to 13,000.  Well it’s already been a success with 1870 season tickets sold. Atlanta Journal Constitution:  […]

Posted by David Minuk in Daily Papers,Dixie Drama,Drama in the Desert,Drama in the Desert & Dixie,Relocation News on June 1, 2011

Relocation News: All Winnipeg NHL related news Day 11

CTV Winnipeg:  Plans for Winnipeg celebration taking place, despite no official confirmation on NHL return.  All I can say is that there better not be another “dry run” party at Portage & Main and/or the Forks like 10 or 11 days ago.  The city is too emotionally invested to keep being put off. 11 Alive […]

Posted by David Minuk in Daily Papers,Dixie Drama,Drama in the Desert,Drama in the Desert & Dixie,Relocation News on May 30, 2011