Well that’s great.
So do something about it. Don’t stand there mouthing solutions that will never come to be. Alfredsson wants to be an owner of an NHL team someday. Great. Here’s your opportunity.
If you want to own the Senators, which lose about $10 million a year, you have to have deep pockets. Alfredsson doesn’t have deep pockets. Watson might given that he hasn’t bought lunch or dinner for about 30 years.
But if your money, Daniel, and the mayor’s money aren’t enough to loosen owner Eugene Melnyk’s grip on the Senators, then both you and Watson, with your great wealth of business knowledge, should put together a consortium of investors (say Watson’s so-called partners at Lansdowne with whom he is so tight he’ll have to get a room) and buy the team.
Don’t stand around complaining, Daniel. You want to own an NHL team, a little less conversation and a little more action (thank you, Elvis). Complaining is easy. Doing it is hard. I could have sat around complaining about the city and the disappearing state of journalism but I decided to do something about it (The Bulldog). The results are for other people to decide.
Watson will tell you how feeble I am so if someone as stupid as me can create The Bulldog, why you two could move mountains with your collective brilliance.
In other words, put up or shut up.
Melnyk put up. Surely you two can as well.
Elvis has some advice for Daniel Alfredsson and Jim Watson.
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