Potential move still hangs over Penguins' franchise
PALM BEACH, Fla. -- One thing's for sure after Monday's interview between potential Pittsburgh Penguins owner Jim Balsillie and the league's executive committee: Everyone from the Penguins mascot to commissioner Gary Bettman has their fingers crossed that the Isle of Capri gaming company is awarded a slots license Dec. 20.
Because without it, the NHL might well be headed for a battle with Balsillie over what becomes of the franchise.
"It was a good, open, candid dialogue. I think ...
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