‘The problem is the league consistently markets itself to a crowd that’s politely said no thank you. And to keep forcing it down its collective throat is sure to get an uglier reaction. If hockey really wants to get serious about raising the fort walls, it should start by shoring up some internal business — moving the poorly-supported Florida Panthers to Winnipeg or Hartford and helping the Pittsburgh Penguins get a new arena.’
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