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Updated: October 11, 2005, 9:58 AM ET
CHECKING IN ST. LOO?

A group led by Dave Checketts, the former president and CEO of Madison Square Garden, has emerged as the front-runner to purchase the St. Louis Blues and the Savvis Center from current owner Bill Laurie.

An official announcement concerning the status of the sale could be made later this week.

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