John Glennon continues his renaissance as an actual reporter, finally beating Canadian papers to stories about what is happening in Nashville.
The Tennessean just published an interview Glennon did with NHL commissioner Gary Bettman. Worth a quick read. Nothing groundbreaking, but to me it does absolutely solidify that Bettman does not want the Predators to move for a wide variety of reasons.
While Bettman doesn't make promises, and declines to answer comments that he could only speculate on, there are a variety of telling quotes:
"I'm hopeful that the franchise gets the support it needs from the local community. Relocation is not something we like and we hope it can be avoided."Go check it out.