With the possible loss of the Calgary Vipers, the Edmonton Capitals (North American League 2011 champions) would not have a nearby team to face for the 2012 NAL season. There is a possible Alberta, Canada addition to the NAL from Ft. McMurray:
The article cites the ownership group’s purchasing the territory rights from the 2010 Golden League’s Victoria Seals which did not play in the NAL in 2011. The article also discusses the fact that a Ft. McMurray team may play on the road for much, if not all, of the 2012 season. Once information about Ft. McMurray, or the territory rights ownership group’s chosen geographic location, becomes final then it will be added on this website. The same goes for any status updates on the Calgary Vipers’ situation.
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