The NHL reminds more and more of an abandoned fantasy team; any points they score are just out of blind luck. Take for instance the legal action enacted by Gary Bettman & Co. late yesterday.
The league has gone to the courts to request the right to discipline the owners of the New York Rangers, the Dolan-run MSG group, after MSG sued the league for trying to limit the team’s attempts to run a website and engage in marketing and promotional endeavors independent of the NHL.
In the NHL’s newest legal manuever, the league is threatening to terminate MSG’s ownership of the team, which could mean that the world’s most famous arena would no longer host Rangers games.
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