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Old 06-22-2009, 08:17 PM
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Default Ownership issues...(update) Koules given control

http://www.tampabay.com/sports/hocke...cle1012505.ece

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Oren Koules and Len Barrie are scheduled to have a meeting today with NHL commissioner Gary Bettman to determine which one of them will have the authority to make decisions for the franchise. In essence, the commissioner is determining custody of a hockey team.
Just when it couldnt get any worse...
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Old 06-22-2009, 08:35 PM
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Romano's a columnist so I don't exactly trust everything that's in this article. Time will tell all things IMO.

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Old 06-22-2009, 08:41 PM
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I can predict a few "I told you so" type posts right now...

Anyway, let us all remember that the trash have been dealing with this crap for how many years? Ugh. Not good news at all.
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Old 06-22-2009, 08:46 PM
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seems kinda weird to me...

Especially the fact that Koules is the one that wants to trade vinny and Barrie is the one who wants to build around him and spend money....

But if so, maybe we've been wrong about Lennie.
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Old 06-22-2009, 09:16 PM
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seems kinda weird to me...

Especially the fact that Koules is the one that wants to trade vinny and Barrie is the one who wants to build around him and spend money....

But if so, maybe we've been wrong about Lennie.
Yeah, kind of odd for it to come out now, but at the same time not surprising at all. One wants to know if he can get rid of Vin for whatever he wants and pick who to draft... surprised to hear that person isn't Barrie, though.
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Old 06-22-2009, 09:52 PM
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They all suck. Koules, Barrie, Lawton... they all suck. The only person I trust is Tocchet.
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They all suck. Koules, Barrie, Lawton... they all suck. The only person I trust is Tocchet.
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Great news, great timing indeed.
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I love the little quote that the Flames fan had to throw down there about our ownership issues being karma for the Cup and that goal was in... just...let...it...go.... IT WASN'T IN!!!
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Old 06-22-2009, 10:19 PM
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These guys are a bunch of drama queens. They need to shut up, sit back, let us draft a guy and enjoy the show instead of trying to BE it.
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Old 06-22-2009, 10:23 PM
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Why is this a surprise??? Just several weeks ago it was reported that Lawton would hold the tie breaker when Cheech and Chong could not agree on something. That alone should had sent a message that the two possible could not agree to do things together.
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