// Jim Balsillie

Jeremy Jacobs Leading Fight Against Balsillie

Jeremy Jacobs, owner of the Boston Bruins and current chairman of the National Hockey League’s Board of Governors, is leading the fight against Canadian billionaire Jim Balsillie. Last Friday, Jacobs and 25 other governors (a representative from each team) voted 26-0 against Balsillie’s application to buy the bankrupt Phoenix Coyotes. Currently, Balsillie, co-CEO of Research […]

NHL vs. Balsillie Case Has Large Implications

When the Phoenix Coyotes announced their impending bankruptcy and that the team would be sold, I don’t think anyone could have imagined that the Coyotes would suddenly be the source of excitement for the first time since it was announced Wayne Gretzky was going to be coach of the team. However, Jim Balsillie’s intent to […]