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Ditching ’burbs for Detroit

Published in SportsBusiness Journal on 12 / 05 / 16

Little Caesars Arena will look like the Pistons’ home and not the Red Wings’ for NBA games, part of the plan for the two franchises to both play in a building that the Red Wings have developed. Photo by: D...

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11/07/16
SportsBusiness Journal: Fanatics has deal for Falcons' new home

AMB Sports and Entertainment has signed Fanatics to operate merchandise at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, the Atlanta Falcons’ $1.5 billion stadium opening in 2017. The deal runs seven to 10 years, said Mike Gomes, the company’s senior vice president of fan experience. It covers the team stor ...

Tags: Facilities

10/31/16
SportsBusiness Journal: Wentzell to join Spectra

John Wentzell is back in arena management. Spectra has hired the veteran facility operator as president of its venue management and food service and hospitality group. Wentzell He will work out of ...

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10/31/16
SportsBusiness Journal: San Diego, Arlington prepare for ballots

The new San Diego football stadium (left in rendering) would sit downtown near Petco Park. Photo by: MANICA ARCHITECTURE The 2016 presidential campaign has highlighted big differences ...

Tags: Facilities

10/27/16
SportsBusiness Daily: Golden 1 Center Set For Debut

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and former Commissioner David Stern are expected to attend tonight’s Spurs-Kings game, the first regular-season contest at Golden 1 Center. A sellout crowd of 17,500 will be on hand at the new $557M arena. Kings officials said a rainy forecast will most likely ...

10/26/16
SportsBusiness Daily: Oak View Group Forms Security Consultancy

Tim Leiweke and Irving Azoff 's Oak View Group has launched Prevent Advisors, a security consulting division serving OVG's 22 arena members. Former LAPD Chief and NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton is the new group’s Chair and equity partner. Prevent Advisors will adopt best practices for mem ...

10/24/16
SportsBusiness Journal: Clemson arena makes turn for the better

The $63.5 million makeover of Littlejohn Coliseum changed the layout of the floor. Photo by: DON MURET / STAFF The moment of truth for upgrading Clemson’s Littlejohn Coliseum ca ...

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10/24/16
SportsBusiness Journal: Practice facility a tool for recruiting

Swann Pavilion includes a players’ lounge and a mural of former Clemson players. Photo by: DON MURET / STAFF (2) Swann Pavili ...

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10/20/16
SportsBusiness Daily: Prospective St. Louis MLS Club Offers Renderings

An ownership group attempting to bring an MLS team to St. Louis has released images of a potential stadium. Foundry St. Louis, the name of the group, in conjunction with CannonDesign, released three renderings today. The group’s intent is to collect feedback from the community and local socce ...

10/18/16
SportsBusiness Daily: Braves Partner With Terrapin Beer Co.

The Braves have signed a deal with regional brewer Terrapin Beer Co. to build a restaurant and microbrewery at The Battery Atlanta, the mixed-use development next to SunTrust Park. Delaware North Sportservice, the concessionaire at the new ballpark, will run the Terrapin Taproom situated outside the ...

10/17/16
SportsBusiness Journal: Arena getting its own Frito-Lay lab

TD Garden will debut the Frito-Lay Test Kitchen this season, where the snack maker will “infuse” its products into dishes such as walking tacos, served in a Doritos bag, and Mac n’ Cheetos. The test kitchen concept came as a result of the relationship concessionaire Delaware Nor ...

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