Found June 08, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
The Phoenix Coyotes appear to be staying in Glendale, Ariz., after a Maricopa County judge denied a restraining order Friday on a vote for a proposed lease with the team. The Goldwater Institute, an Arizona watchdog group, had tried to stop a vote on the lease at Arena, which is owned by the city of Glendale. The group argued Glendale had yet to release key lease documents to the public. However, Superior Court Judge Katherine denied the request, saying the documents had been available beginning Monday. The decision paves the way for a group led by former San Jose Sharks CEO Greg Jamison to buy the team from the NHL. A lease vote was expected by Glendale later Friday. Previous attempts to purchase the team have been blocked by the Goldwater group. Each time, it threatened legal action to prevent a lease which it claimed would be disastrous for the City of Glendale. The Coyotes are coming off their best season in 15 years in Arizona, making the Western Conference...

Bettman May Be Only Person Who Wants A Hockey Team In Phoenix

“I JUST LOVE THIS DRY HEAT!”The saga of the Phoenix Coyotes is a long and troubled one. Moved from the much more hockey-friendly confines of Winnipeg in 1996, Phoenix has had trouble gaining much traction with the local population, failing to post a single profitable season since coming to the desert. Not even the Great One himself, Wayne Gretzky, could turn this Phoenix thing...

Institute seeks to stop Coyotes vote

A conservative watchdog group plans to ask a judge for a temporary restraining order Friday to prevent a Glendale City Council vote on a lease agreement that would clear the way for the sale of the NHL's Phoenix Coyotes. The Goldwater Institute said Thursday that its request will be filed at 8:30 a.m. Friday in Maricopa County Superior Court. The institute bases its request...

Coyotes closer to having an owner

The Phoenix Coyotes' long wait for an owner might finally be over. Glendale's City Council approved a 20-year lease agreement for Arena on Friday, clearing the last major hurdle in the sale of the Coyotes to a group led by former San Jose Sharks CEO Greg Jamison. The council ratified the 20-year, nearly $325 million agreement by a 4-2 vote after a sometimes-contentious...

Potential UFA target: Michal Rozsival

Don’t laugh, don’t get angry, don’t ignore the rest of the post. I’m serious on this one. Michael Rozsival could be a good temporary solution to the defensive depth issues we saw during the Rangers playoff run this year. His name brings out the boo birds at MSG, and to be honest, it’s easy to see why. Many looked at his contract, that $5 million per year contract, and saw...

Goldwater Institute Seeks Restraining Order

from Cecilia Chan of the Arizona Republic, An economist and an attorney told Glendale leaders Thursday a proposed $325 million Phoenix Coyotes lease agreement would benefit the city financially and pass legal scrutiny, hours before officials for a watchdog group said they will go to court Friday to try to stop a council vote on the deal. It will cost less for Glendale to keep the...

Goldwater Surfaces In Jamison Discussions

The HQ knew it was a matter of time... The Goldwater Institute has sent their warning shot across the City of Glendale's collective bow in the Greg Jamison/Jamison Entertainment Group purchase of the Phoenix Coyotes... They have more questions than warnings at present (especially having to do with the lack of Indian nation involvement, possible violations of the Gift Clause...
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