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by Paul on 09/20/10 at 07:49 PM ET
from Ken Wiebe of the Winnipeg Sun,
Count Steve Yzerman among those who believes the NHL would be wise to return to Winnipeg somewhere down the line.
The new general manager of the Tampa Bay Lightning spoke glowingly of the possibility on Monday, just a few days before his club hosts the defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks in an NHL pre-season game at the MTS Centre Wednesday night.
“I think the current CBA is favourable to small-market teams and a city like Winnipeg, I’m quite confident they could fill their building,” Yzerman said in a telephone interview. “I don’t know the details of it all, but I think Winnipeg could be a good option for the NHL to put a team into.”
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