BREAKING: NHL Launches A Lawsuit Against 12 Teams

Published August 19, 2023 at 5:40 PM

NHL Responds to Diamond Sports Group's Bankruptcy

The NHL is taking action to protect its interests amidst Diamond Sports Group's (DSG) bankruptcy, affecting Bally Sports, responsible for broadcasting games of 12 NHL teams.

Threat to Broadcasting Rights

Bally Sports' financial woes have led to concerns about the future of broadcasting rights for teams such as the Anaheim Ducks, Arizona Coyotes, Carolina Hurricanes, Columbus Blue Jackets, Dallas Stars, Detroit Red Wings, Florida Panthers, Los Angeles Kings, Minnesota Wild, Nashville Predators, St. Louis Blues, and Tampa Bay Lightning.

Stability a Priority

The NHL is striving to maintain financial stability for affected teams and preserve broadcasting partnerships. Negotiations are ongoing, with discussions about possible emergency relief funds due to DSG's bankruptcy.

Diamond Sports Group's Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing, revealing a $9 billion debt, has put the league's decisive actions into focus. The NHL is committed to upholding the game's integrity and supporting its contributing teams.

Source hawksinsider
August 19   |   90 answers
BREAKING: NHL Launches A Lawsuit Against 12 Teams

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