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Construction Work On Islanders’ New Arena Could Resume Soon

Photo: Edmund J. Coppa Work could resume on a new New York Islanders arena, as Gov. Andrew Cuomo is set to allow construction on large projects resume as part of his plan to reopen the New York State economy.

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Construction on Seattle’s NHL Arena Continues During COVID-19 Pandemic

Renderings: Seattle Center The New York Islanders announced on March 27th that construction of their new arena at Belmont Park, scheduled to open for the 2021-2022 season, had been suspended, indefinitely. New York governor Andrew Cuomo announced earlier in the … Continue reading

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Report: NHL Seattle Delays Team Name Reveal Due To Coronavirus

Photo: Barstool Sports The coronavirus is so severe that it even postponed an event for an NHL team that is a little less than 19 months from making their debut as the Seattle franchise delayed the unveiling of its team … Continue reading

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Seattle Space Needle Time Capsule Includes Short-List Of 5 Hockey Team Names

Seattle NHL’s expansion franchise stated over the summer that they will release their official team name sometime in early 2020. However, on Monday the team made it known that the short-list of names is down to five finalist. The organization … Continue reading

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AHL Approves Palm Springs Expansion For Seattle Affiliate; New 10,000 Seat Arena To Be Built

Rendering: AHL Palm Springs American Hockey League President and Chief Executive Officer David Andrews announced today that the AHL Board of Governors has awarded an expansion franchise to NHL Seattle and Oak View Group.

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Palm Springs Firebirds To Be Seattle NHL Franchise’s AHL Affiliate

Photo: KESQ Late on Wednesday, Detroit Hockey Net reported that the Palm Springs Firebirds will be the AHL affiliate of Seattle’s NHL expansion franchise, which will begin playing in the 2021-22 season.

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Report: Ron Francis To Be Named Seattle’s First GM In Franchise History Later This Week

Photo: NBCS According to Geoff Baker of The Seattle Times, Ron Francis will be named the first general manager in Seattle’s NHL expansion franchise history later this week.

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