Discussion

USA Hockey guaranteed $800K

Updated: January 1, 2005, 7:07 PM ET
Associated Press

GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- USA Hockey says it will make money on the World Junior Hockey Championship for the first time in the four years it has hosted the international event.

Ralph Engelstad Arena Inc. guaranteed $800,000 to the hockey organization for the right to host the tournament in Grand Forks and Thief River Falls, Minn.

"This one's a whole different level financially compared to the other ones we've hosted," said Jim Johannson, senior director of hockey operations for USA Hockey, ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

MORE NHL HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM