ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - A group led by St. Louis Blues minority owner Tom Stillman has signed a purchase agreement to buy the club, according to a report posted on www.stltoday.com.
The deal must still be authorized by the National Hockey League, a process that could take weeks to complete.
The move comes less than a month after the NHL terminated a purchase agreement between the Blues and Matthew Hulsizer, a Chicago businessman.
The total purchase price including the lease on the Scottrade Center and an owning interest in the Peabody Opera House is expected to top $130 million.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported several months ago that former Blues standout Brett Hull has also shown interest in joining Stillman’s investment group.
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