It appears Columbus, Georgia has become a battleground for potential expansion in both the SPHL and FHL. Continue reading REPORT: SPHL could make a return to Columbus this fall
The SPHL expansion rumor mill is back in full swing, with a source from the league reporting that the league hopes to add two teams. Continue reading REPORT: SPHL eyeing two expansion teams for next season, including Iowa City, Iowa
And just how the hell does a team that struggles at the gate so much continue to play in the ECHL? But more importantly, does Wheeling want to drop to a lower league even with the savings? Continue reading Could Wheeling be a candidate to drop to Single A hockey?
For a team owner to look at the FHL and see up too $500k less going out the door every year, that can be pretty alluring, and very well could be the difference between a team folding, or having pro hockey continue in the city. Continue reading Would any SPHL teams ever consider dropping to the FHL?
“Would more people show up? Maybe we are in the right league and other teams are in the wrong league. Would any be able to truthfully say any team in the SPHL, ECHL, or USHL is financially healthy?” – Scott Brand Continue reading Have the Carolina Thunderbirds outgrown the FHL? We asked GM Scott Brand