"The offer is contained in a proposal received last week from Schlegel Sports, owners of the [Iowa Chops] franchise. Documents obtained from Polk County officials show the franchise would be sold for $3.75 million to the owners of the NHL’s Dallas Stars, which is operating a franchise in suburban Austin, Texas, on temporary status."Currently, it sounds like the deal is held up on debt settlements with Polk County. You can read the full story here.
Monday, May 3, 2010
Confirmed: Texas Stars working on deal to buy Iowa Chops franchise
A story out of the Des Moines Register this morning confirms our suspicions that the Texas Stars are working on a deal to purchase the now defunct Iowa Chops franchise. Here is the money quote: