Arete, Sport and Society, American Sport History, Hockey, NHL, Expansion, Miami, Anaheim, Disney, Blockbuster
National Hockey League; Sports franchises; Miami (Fla.); Anaheim (Calif.); Blockbuster Entertainment Corporation; Walt Disney Company
Three weeks ago the National Hockey League announced at the their winter meetings in Anaheim that they were expanding again, this time adding teams in Miami and Disneyland, While the addition of the Wayne Huizenga's Blockbuster video money is an important coup for the league, it pales next to the addition of the Disney Company as a franchise owner.
Sport and Society for Arete
College of Arts and Humanities
Crepeau, Richard C., "NHL Expansion: Miami and Disneyland - The Woes of the Lightning" (1993). On Sport and Society. 230.