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
For some reason, people keep thinking that a merger between the FHL and SPHL is possible. Here’s what it isn’t happening. Continue reading No, the FHL is not trying to force a SPHL merger with potential southern expansion
On the surface, Columbus doesn’t make a lot of sense. But there has to be more to this rumor than just one new FHL team. Here’s what we think Columbus to the FHL means now and in the future Continue reading Trying to make sense of the Columbus to FHL rumors