St. Louis Business Execs Stay Quiet On Rams Stadium Temporary Tarp Place Over Roof At U.S. Open Dolphins Unveil Sun Life Stadium Renovations Louisville Announces Stadium Expansion Plan Lexus Gets Dallas Arena's Platinum Level Name DraftKings Inks Deals With Cowboys, Chiefs, Pats University Plans Threaten Downtown Cincy Project Raiders Move Into New Training Facility Iowa State Completes South End Zone Renovations Florida Close On O'Connell Center Financing
Published September 22, 1995
Rockets Owner Leslie Alexander met with IHL Aeros Owner Chuck Watson yesterday for a "get-acquainted session." Watson, whose acquisition of The Summit's management lease this week makes him Alexander's landlord, hopes to form an alliance with the Rockets that could "expedite renovation" of The Summit (HOUSTON CHRONICLE, 9/22)....A referendum to incorporate parts of North Dade County into a self-governing entity called Destiny failed Tuesday. Incorporation would have meant higher taxes and more control over Wayne Huizenga's Joe Robbie Stadium (MIAMI HERALD, 9/21)....In today's WALL STREET JOURNAL under the header "Ultimatum '95: Pay for the stadium or lose the team," Frederick Klein examines the growing trend of sports teams threatening to move if they don't get a new or renovated stadium (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 9/22)....CNN's "Moneyline" examined stadium and arena naming rights (CNN, 9/21)....MA House Speaker Charles Flaherty set an October 20 deadline for final House action on the Megaplex (BOSTON HERALD, 9/22).... Ohio State plans to charge $17,000 for the best men's basketball seats in the new arena (Cleveland PLAIN-DEALER, 9/21).