Originally Posted by slickkill77
Isn't the number of teams at the moment the issue? With a lot of small market teams struggling that sounds like a bad idea. More Canadian teams maybe, but they'll have to be relocated from the current struggling teams
I'm being perfectly honest here: Charlotte
100% ABSOLUTELY PERFECT for a hockey town. There are tons of hockey fans here that migrated from New York, Pittsburgh, Canada, Washington, etc. The only problem we have is that Time Warner Cable Arena wasn't built to house hockey too.
Since we don't have a Professional Basketball team anymore, it'd be a great fit.
For Canada, the debate is between Hamilton and Quebec. But I can't imagine Toronto liking another hockey team in Hamilton very much.
In the meantime, an AHL Classic: