TSN TV Schedule TSN2 TV Schedule
NHL

NHL Board approves sale of MLSE to BCE-Rogers

{eot}
TSN.ca Staff
6/20/2012 12:10:57 AM
Decrease Text SizeIncrease Text Size
Text Size

The NHL Board of Governors has unanimously approved the sale of Maple Leafs Sports & Entertainment from the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan to the partnership of BCE, Inc and Rogers Communications.

The Board of Governors also approved a restructuring of the ownership of MLSE.

The deal allows the BCE-Rogers partnership to take a controlling interest in the NHL's Toronto Maple Leafs, the NBA's Toronto Raptors, the AHL's Toronto Marlies, and Toronto FC of Major League Soccer. MLSE also runs the Air Canada Centre in Toronto.

The sale of MLSE was announced last December. The partnership agreed to buy a majority share of MLSE for $1.32 billion.

The two companies will acquire a combined 79.5 percent of MLSE from the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan.

New MLSE Ownership Group (Photo: The Canadian Press)

zoom

(Photo: The Canadian Press)
Share This

Share This

Add to FacebookAdd to DiggAdd to FarkAdd to TwitterAdd to Stumble UponAdd to Reddit
Print this Story
Vote IN the TSN KLONDIKE NHL POY SHOWDOWN!

Game 1: Wild at Avalanche (TSN)

Watch it live NOW


NHL on TSN Broadcast Schedule


Western Conference

(1) COL v (WC) MIN (1) ANA 1, (WC) DAL 0
(2) STL v (3) CHI (2) SJ v (3) LA


Eastern Conference

(1) BOS v (WC) DET (1) PIT 1, (WC) CLB 0
(2) TAM 0, (3) MON 1 (2) NYR 1, (3) PHI 0


Playoff Schedule/Game-By-Game Breakdown

NHL on TSN Playoff Fantasy Tracker



Make Your Predictions!
Make Your Predictions!
TSN TweetBox
© 2014
All rights reserved.
Bell Media Television