Found April 18, 2013 on Online Sports Guys:
There are three regular season games left in the history of the Houston Aeros franchise in the American Hockey League... Sources on both ends of the Minnesota Wild organization in the Twin Cities and Houston are saying that the Aeros are moving to Des Moines after this season ends... The current lease agreement was signed in 2008 and the arena and the Aeros have been negotiating for the past year to try and re-up the deal. Didn't happen... "We were not able to find agreement on terms of a new arena lease which would allow us to continue to successfully operate our franchise. We thank Toyota Center for the partnership we've had since moving there in 2003," said Matt Majka, Wild chief operating officer said in a press release. "We have enjoyed a very strong relationship with the Aeros dating back to Toyota Center's inaugural 2003 season. Both parties worked diligently and in good faith during this process, but unfortunately we were unable to ...
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