There has been a lot of talk in the last 3-4 days about a possible alliance, or even a newly-formed league, which will include the remaining teams from the Northern League, United League, and Golden League:
No confirmation from any commissioner or league office is yet official, but word is going around that an announcement will be made shortly perhaps this week.
The deal could have a challenge, however, with the financial situation in Joliet:
Once anything is confirmed by the leagues then it will be posted on this site. Should a new league be formed, with the previous league names operating under a new name then all changes will be reflected on the team, tickets, rosters, and other pages on this site.
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