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Old Posted Oct 17, 2013, 7:50 PM
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Originally Posted by Migs View Post
The NBA was in Vancouver and MLB was in Montreal, both were collosal failures.
The problems with the Grizzlies were that they weren't getting a lot of corporate sponsorship because the team was perennially awful. The low exchange rate also hurt them badly. I'd guess that if you polled Vancouverites, they'd love for the Grizzlies to return.

Likewise a recent poll showed that the vast majority of Quebecers want to bring MLB back to Montreal.

Originally Posted by Migs View Post
One can also argue that the NBA in Toronto is a collosal failure with their miniscule tv ratings.
I don't think so. The Raptors have had consistently solid attendance and are profitable, despite sucking horribly.
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