Could Sasketoon be training ground fo...

Could Sasketoon be training ground for western move?

There are 2 comments on the Newsday story from Jan 17, 2009, titled Could Sasketoon be training ground for western move?. In it, Newsday reports that:

From the looks of it, the rebuilding Islanders suddenly have a new theme: "Go west, young team." Their recent decision to schedule an exhibition game in Kansas City, where the Sprint Center is seeking an NHL ...

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Huntington Station, NY

#1 Jan 17, 2009
How about china, Wong?
Dolans Second Chin

New York, NY

#2 Jan 18, 2009
Another way the Islanders say FU to their fans on Long Island.
Both the Rangers and Devils do their preseason training at home, and get decent coverage [and games on tv] even in the tail end of the baseball season and the start of the NFL. Why would a cash-strapped and coverage-wanting organization such as the Icelanders go west? You bet a money-losing organization such as Newsday will send more than one writer out there?
Why can't the Isles stay at home, train in Syosset and play preseason games at the Mausoleum, which has nothing else going for it April-October?

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