he Phoenix Coyotes are bankrupt, but NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman sure isn't in the poorhouse.

According to an article in today's SportsBusiness Journal, Bettman got a 27% raise during the 2007-08 season that brought his salary and benefits to $7.1 million for the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2008. The numbers came from league tax filings.

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