Found May 07, 2012 on Kukla's Korner:
While the Phoenix Coyotes’ potential sale has captured headlines today, the Globe and Mail’s David Shoalts reports that another NHL team whose ownership situation was uncertain for an extended period of time will have a new group of owners as soon as Wednesday: Two sources said minority Blues owner Tom Stillman has his ownership group in place and approval from the NHL’s board of governors is expected on Tuesday with the closing to follow the next day. The $130-million (all currency U.S.) purchase will see Stillman buy the Blues, their American Hockey League team, the management rights to the Scottrade Center, and a share of the Peabody Opera House from Dave Checketts and TowerBrook Capital Partners LP, an investment fund. The group put together by Stillman consists of people prominent in St. Louis business circles. The most well-known among them is the Taylor family, which owns Enterprise Holdings Inc., which operates Enterprise Rent-A-Car, National Car Rental and Alamo Rent A Ca...
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