Kukla's Korner Hockey
by Paul on 12/08/06 at 04:45 PM ET
Bill McDonald is 54 and he thought that, at his age, he'd seen everything there was to be seen in the life of a hockey coach. Then he was shown where his Austin Ice Bats would be playing their Central Hockey League games. They've been installed in a 1,900-seat arena in the Texas city. There are Jr. B teams in Canada playing in larger arenas. Fans walk directly past dressing room doors to get to their seats via the same corridors the players use to get to the ice. Referees and opposing players don't have to wonder what is being said about them by spectators who could reach out and touch them.continued
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