NHL expansion to be decided on June 22

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman just announced at his annual address prior to Game One of the Stanley Cup Finals that league expansion will be decided at the Board of Governor’s meeting on June 22. The Board of Governors will choose one of the following options:

  • No expansion
  • Defer the decision on expansion for one year
  • One-team expansion
  • Two-team expansion
  • Presumably Bettman will be tight-lipped until the Board of Governors makes their decision. Until then, speculate away!

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