Nike Hockey - Failure Museum

Nike hockey

In 2008, Nike viewed hockey as a sport that doesn't fit into its strategy of developing multi-billion-dollar global properties. It had already written off a sizable chunk of its hockey investment before putting the subsidiary on the market.

SanFran Seals - Failure Museum

California Seals

In 1976, plagued with low attendance due to poor performance, they were the bay area’s first NHL attempt both in San Francisco and Oakland.


San Francisco Spiders

In 1996, the professional hockey team at Cow Palace failed after a year due to poor attendance and arena difficulties.