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Atlanta-to-Winnipeg update: Last local bidder all but out of running for Thrashers

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In today's update on the Atlanta Thrashers-to-Winnipeg storyline, we find out that the last hope for the Thrashers to stay in Atlanta might just be out. [more]

Thrashers fans rally during Select-A-Seat event, burn Winnipeg Jets banner

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Thrashers fans held a rally/tailgate to show that they want the team to stay in Atlanta. If nothing else, they enjoyed at least one last hurrah and got a few jabs in on Winnipeg and The Atlanta Spirit in the process. [more]

Report: The Atlanta Spirit are still selling tickets to Atlanta Thrashers games

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The Atlanta Spirit continue to make themselves look bad as they are still selling tickets to an Atlanta Thrashers season that might not even happen. [more]

Thrashers update: Local interest exposed, True North seeks Winnipeg’s help with debt

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The previously anonymous party interested in keeping the Thrashers in Atlanta reportedly is JB Smith, a man many think lacks the resources to get a deal done. Meanwhile, True North is asking for government assistance to afford a Thrashers purchase. [more]

Report: Atlanta Spirit,True North negotiating deal; Thrashers could relocate to Winnipeg

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At least some of the rumors are true: an Atlanta Journal-Constitution report confirms that the Atlanta Spirit ownership group is negotiating with True North. If the two sides come to an agreement, the Thrashers' move to Winnipeg could become very close to a reality. [more]