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Dan Canavan Named to Hartford Business Journal’s 40 Under 40

Dan Canavan, a featured columnist for Connecticut Sports Law, was named to Hartford Business Journal’s 40 Under 40.  Congratulations to Dan for the well-deserved honor!  Click here to see Dan’s Connecticut Sports Law articles.  Dan is also the Carolina Hurricanes correspondent for The Hockey Writers.

Dan Canavan Joins The Hockey Writers

Dan Canavan, contributing editor and hockey expert for Connecticut Sports Law, is expanding his writing beyond legal issues in hockey and is now covering the Carolina Hurricanes for The Hockey Writers.  Here’s an excerpt from Dan’s latest post on goaltender Cam Ward’s contract extension: While Ward’s yearly $6.3 million average salary is second only to squad […]

Sports Litigation Alert Publishes NHLPA Article By Dan Canavan

Sports Litigation Alert, a newsletter that monitors case law and legal developments in the sports law industry, published Dan Canavan’s article entitled NHLPA Dismisses Executive Director, Former U.S. Prosecutor Paul Kelly, in its September 11, 2009 issue.  Sports Litigation Alert is published by Hackney Publications, which also publishes the newsletter Legal Issues in Collegiate Athletics and Legal […]

Follow Dan Canavan on Twitter

Dan Canavan, Connecticut Sports Law contributing editor and hockey expert, is now on Twitter.  For quick updates on the NHL and other sports law and business issues, follow @DanielRCanavan.  Also, note that Dan’s tweets will be posted on the right-hand column of the blog.

Dan Canavan Interviewed on Phoenix Coyotes Bankruptcy

Peter James of Canwest News Service interviewed Dan Canavan, Connecticut Sports Law’s hockey expert, on Phoenix Coyotes’ bankruptcy proceedings for his article entitled Twisted series of issues continue to haunt Coyotes’ situation.  James’ article was published in a number of media outlets, including The National Post. Here are some highlights of Dan’s comments: Dan Canavan, a […]

Dan Canavan Interviewed on CBC Radio Regarding Phoenix Coyotes Sale

Dan Canavan was recently interviewed by Teddy Katz on the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation(CBC) Radio’s World Report concerning the Phoenix Coyotes’ attempt to sell the team and how the prospective sale might effect the NHL.  “Unlike the federal reserve, the NHL can’t just print money”, Canavan told Katz.  To listen to the entire interview, follow this link […]

Danbury Whalers Win the Commissioner’s Cup

Congratulations to the Danbury Whalers, who won the Federal Hockey League (FHL) championship (the Commissioner’s Cup) on Friday night by completing a sweep of the Dayton Demonz.  A special congratulations to Herm Sorcher, Managing Partner and CEO, and Alan Friedman, President and CFO.  I have worked with Herm and Alan before the team played a single […]

Danbury Whalers Off to Winning Start

The Danbury Whalers, the most recent addition to Connecticut’s professional sports landscape, enjoyed a successful opening weekend, beating the visiting New York Aviators on Friday and Saturday night.  Congratulations to Danbury Whalers CEO Herm Sorcher, who was interviewed by Dan Canavan back in February. Here are a few pictures from opening night at the Danbury Ice […]