February 11, 2009 - Premier Basketball League (PBL)
Chicago, IL...The Premier Basketball League announced today that basketball will continue in Montreal this season.
The ownership group of the Montreal Sasquatch recently had their membership rights in the PBL terminated, however the PBL has secured Soar Enterprises, Inc. to take over the Montreal membership for the remainder of the season.
"Montreal will continue to play the scheduled games, beginning this Friday with the game in Manchester against the Millrats." stated PBL CEO Thomas Doyle. "The PBL will work closely with the Soar group to ensure proper compliance with all PBL rules."
"We are pleased that they are willing to work with the PBL to continue operations in Montreal this season." added PBL Chairman of the Board Dr. Sev Hrywnak.
The Montreal roster and additional details will be released tomorrow.