Post Tagged with: "David Freeman"

New Preds Chairman Agrees to Keep Team in Nashville through 2012

March 12, 2010 at 5:13 pm

The new chairman of the Nashville Predators agreed today to keep the team in town through 2012. In exchange, the Metro Sports Authority will not hold the ownership group in default of a contract governing the team’s annual $7 million subsidy from the city.

Tax Lien Forces Freeman to Step Down as Preds Chairman

March 1, 2010 at 5:43 pm

Questions surrounding a tax lien have forced the lead owner of the Nashville Predators to step down as the team’s chairman. David Freeman has notified Metro Government he will hand the role off to Healthways founder Tom Cigarran, who is part owner of the team.

Metro Gives Preds Owner Three Weeks to get Financial House in Order

February 12, 2010 at 5:20 pm

The Metro Sports Authority has put a deadline on David Freeman, the lead owner of the Nashville Predators, to resolve a $3 million tax lien. The board voted Friday to hold off on putting the team in default of its Sommet Center lease. The tax dispute from 2007 wasn’t disclosed when David Freeman helped buy the hockey team the same year, which could put the owners in default of anRead More

Sports Authority Uses Possible Default as Leverage Against Predators

January 15, 2010 at 12:45 pm

Members of the Metro Sports Authority are using a possible breach of contract to negotiate more favorable terms for the city’s $7.4 million subsidy to the Predators.

Sports Authority Reviewing Preds Finances for Possible Lease Default

December 18, 2009 at 3:07 pm

The Metro Sports Authority decided today to dig deeper into the finances of the Nashville Predators. Board members are worried about the financial health of the team’s owners.