You see them all the time.
A press release is called to discuss the future of something in some place at some time.
It's the end of the worst kept secret in town.
Well, tomorrow morning an announcement is expected in Oklahoma City.
They will be talking about the future of hockey in that city.
Long have been the rumors about yet another team in the Southwest.
Well, it looks like we'll get some solid information this week.
All I know is that this is going to create quite the fun trying to determine what they are going to do with division re-alignment.
There are several potential scenarios, assuming that all the current AHL cities keep hockey in their cities (and Charlotte being added to make a 30th team), and here is one of them:
Break the league up into six, five-division teams. The West would look like this, with the top eight teams making the playoffs (the way it should be done, anyway)
Houston, Texas, San Antonio, OKC and Abbotsford
Manitoba, Chicago, Milwaukee, Rockford, Peoria
Grand Rapids, Lake Erie, Toronto, Hamilton, Rochester