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This article was published 31/5/2011 (1948 days ago), so information in it may no longer be current.

Winnipeg Free Press and The Canadian Press photographers documented the press conference and celebration as it was announced that the NHL is returning to Winnipeg.

"I am excited beyond words to announce our purchase of the Atlanta Thrashers," Mark Chipman, the chairman of True North's board, said at a press conference in Winnipeg Tuesday morning. "We received the call we've long been waiting for." - Winnipeg Free Press

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