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NHL, Glendale Make Interim Deal to Keep Coyotes in Arizona

Friday, 05.6.2011 / 5:44 PM MT / News
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NHL, Glendale Make Interim Deal to Keep Coyotes in Arizona
The National Hockey League and the City of Glendale are expected to enter into another one-year interim agreement to work together on securing ownership for the Coyotes to keep the team in Glendale.

Bill Daly
The Glendale City Council will vote on the action at its next meeting on Tuesday (May 10) that will keep the team playing at Arena for the 2011-12 season.

Both the NHL and City of Glendale intend to continue working on a sale to the potential ownership group led by Chicago businessman Matt Hulsizer.

"As we have for the past two-plus years, we have been working very closely with the City of Glendale to do everything possible to ensure the Coyotes' future in Glendale," NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly told "At the City's request, we have agreed to pursue another one-year interim arrangement while we jointly pursue a long-term ownership solution. We remain confident that one exists, and we intend to continue to pursue it." is the official Web site of the Arizona Coyotes. The Arizona Coyotes and are trademarks of IceArizona Hockey Co LLC, NHL, NHL Shield, the word mark and image of the Stanley Cup and NHL Conference logos are registered trademarks of the National Hockey League. All NHL Logos and marks NHL team logos and marks as well as all other proprietary materials depicted herein are the property of the NHL and the respective NHL teams and may not be reproduced without the prior written consent of NHL Enterprises, L.P. Copyright © 2016 The Arizona Coyotes and the National Hockey League. All Rights Reserved. Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | AdChoices | Contact Us