Pegula Sports & Entertainment Returns Beauts to League
BUFFALO, N.Y. - Buffalo Beauts Hockey LLC and the NWHL have reached an agreement to turn operational control of the Beauts back to the league.
"Our main goal has always been fostering the growth of women's hockey across all ages," said Kim Pegula, President and CEO of Pegula Sports and Entertainment. "We thank our Beauts players, staff, and fans for their support this past season. We will continue to look for ways to successfully grow the women's game."
"The NWHL thanks Pegula Sports and Entertainment for their stewardship of the Beauts during the last two seasons," said NWHL Commissioner Dani Rylan. "We have a deep appreciation for the remarkable, ongoing commitment of the organization to advance the sport of hockey at all levels."
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National Women's Hockey League Stories from May 8, 2019
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