Central Hockey League

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    October 23, 2013

    Tarrant County's Two Pro Hockey Clubs are Battling for the Right to Be Called the Brahmas

    The Texas Brahmas, Fort Worth's 16-year-old minor league hockey team, no longer exists, at least not in any meaningful sense. Over the summer, the Central Hockey League announced that the club would not play in the 2013-14 season and declared its entire roster unrestricted free agents while it searc ... More >>

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    March 7, 2013
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    December 22, 2011
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    May 8, 2009

    Whitt's End: 5.8.09

    Whether you're at the end of your rope or merely the end of your week, welcome to Whitt's End: *Looks like The Ticket's parent company - Cumulus Media - is asking forcing employees to take five unpaid days off before June 30. Ouch. Maybe not a big deal to on-air talent with six-figure sala ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2009

    Don't Look Now, But There's a Metroplex Pro Sports Team 4 Wins From a Trophy

    The Dallas Mavericks are into the second round. The Texas Rangers are back to .500. And, out in North Richland Hills, a minor-league hockey team tonight begins its quest for the Metroplex's first pro sports championship this millennium. Maybe this Swine Flu is a good thing after all? Coupl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 27, 2009

    Playoff Hockey in Dallas! Sorta.

    Nothing like playoff hockey in North Texas in the spring. Long, spirited series. Mysterious injuries. Clutch goaltending. Late nights melting into early mornings watching multiple-overtime classics. And, of course, driving to North Richland Hills. Because if you want post-season ice hockey this year ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2008

    A Dallas Real Estate Developer's Getting Into the Hockey Biz -- In Colorado

    Vail, where it'll be 75 degrees today. Dallas real estate developer Mark Masinter, a founding partner of Open Realty Advisors on McKinnon Street (which reps the likes of Bob's Steak & Chop House, Fireside Pies and Billy Reid), is already fairly beloved in Vail, Colorado, where he's been a frequent v ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2008

    Tom Hicks is Forcing Austin's Beloved Ice Bats to Find "A New Cave"

    Seven years ago, my old friend Jason Cohen published a terrific book, Zamboni Rodeo, about "life on the road" with Austin Ice Bats, the official Central Hockey League affiliate of the Minnesota Wild. The Ice Bats have played in various locations in and around Austin for 12 seasons. Only, reports the ... More >>

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    October 28, 2004

    Horse With No Shame

    Six Perfections gallops into Lone Star Park

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    December 25, 2003
  • Culture

    July 22, 1999

    Born again

    The Texas-Louisiana league claims it's about to resurrect the Fort Worth Cats