Idoit40fans wrote:Ehhh hockey went away. Junior teams didnt report a boost in attendance. The nhl is hockey for a good portion of people who watch hockey.
Idoit40fans wrote:Attendence figures show that the fans that werent watching the nhl didnt go anywhere else. Junior teams reported significant boosts in 04-05. Not the case this time around. Chl teams. As i said, for nhl fans by and large(including canada where there are real alternatives to the nhl) hockey went away.
Idoit40fans wrote:Where are all of these nhl fans that are so much farther from a chl team? How many nhl cities dont have a team near them? I cant think of one.