Cape Cod Bluefins leave town

Federal Hockey League team heads to New York

Bluefins only here for a little over a year

Blue Fins Hockey Team Commercial for TV Cape CodOur Sports Central reports that the Federal Hockey League has officially announced the relocation of the Cape Cod Bluefins membership to Central New York effective December 17.  The club has been renamed the the New York Bluefins.

The team will complete the remaining schedule of twenty road games as well as some home games at neutral sites and current Federal Hockey League venues.

The team's ownership has been assumed by the current Federal Hockey League Board of Governors until a new ownership group is in place. A little over a year ago the Cape Cod Bluefins settled into their new home at the Hyannis Youth & Community Center.

The Bluefins, the Cape's first professional hockey team, announced its first season here in September 2011.

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