Sale of Peoria Rivermen approved

By WEEK Reporter

Sale of Peoria Rivermen approved

April 19, 2013 Updated Apr 19, 2013 at 1:11 PM CDT

PEORIA, Ill. -- The American Hockey League Board of Governors has approved the sale of the Peoria Rivermen.

The Vancouver Canucks will now run the team instead of the St. Louis Blues.

No official determination has been made relative to the operation of the Rivermen next season.

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