NHL approves change to ownership rules to allow private equity ownership in teams

Dec 10, 2021

Per Scott Soshnick and Eben Novy-Williams: The National Hockey League is the latest major sports league to approve private equity ownership in its teams.

The league’s board of governors on Thursday approved a change to its ownership rules to allow for institutional investors, according to someone familiar with the decision. The NHL joins the NBA, MLS and MLB in making the change.

Source: Sportico