Gary Bettman


When the Blackhawks were presented the Stanley Cup for the third time in six years 114 days ago, NHL commissioner Gary Bettman called Chicago a dynasty.


The number was finally revealed on Tuesday afternoon, falling about where everyone expected.

Now, for some teams like the Blackhawks, the work to stay around that number begins.


The Tampa Bay Lightning implemented a ticket policy at the beginning of the Stanley Cup Playoffs that limits fans outside of the Florida area to get their hands on them in an effort to preserve a


In his 22-year tenure as NHL Commissioner, Gary Bettman has seen the league's revenue stream grow from $400 million in 1993 to a record-setting $4 billion in 2015.


Between the numerous outdoor games, new Canadian television deal and talks of expansion, the NHL looks to be in a pretty good place financially.