#132 - Is the glass half-empty or half-full?
Posted on February 20, 2006 at 11:24:44 AM by Tiger
We've got news and sentiment on both sides of this question.
On the positive side, we have the slots bill (Dania) and the
first new fronton in 27 years. Jai-Alai is a-brewin' in Texas,
there's a new fronton in France, rumors of reopening Big Bend,
even a new Connecticut rumor now.
But, at the same time, the existing facilities are holding on
by the skin of their teeth. Rosters are pinched, the player pool
seems to be dry, physical plants are deteriorating, some frontons
have the skeleton of a schedule, and there is more talk of reduced
schedules and possible closing.
What's your take? Have we bounced off the bottom with clearer
weather ahead, or is that light at the end of the tunnel an oncoming