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The Major Investor In The Coyotes?

from David Shoalts of the Globe and Mail, 

The Tohono O’Odham Nation, which is in a court battle with the City of Glendale over the native tribe’s bid to build a resort and casino adjacent to the suburban community, has emerged as a key player in the potential sale of the Phoenix Coyotes.

A source familiar with developments in Greg Jamison’s attempts to buy the financially troubled NHL team said the Tohono O’Odham will be his major investor (whether as a partner or lender has yet to be revealed). The tribe could hold as much as a 50-per-cent interest if Jamison is able to complete the $170-million (U.S.) purchase.

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This will turn out well.

Posted by HockeyinHD on 09/19/12 at 09:35 AM ET

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If true and successfully completed transaction, then “Huzzah!” for the Tohono O’Odham Nation.

But, yeah, whatever…

Posted by SYF from The Revenge of Johnny E on 09/19/12 at 11:13 AM ET

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