Silver Optimistic About New Bucks' Arena Bahamas Hosting CBB Despite Gambling PNC Arena Expansion Plans Revised Plans Advance For DC Soccer Stadium DePaul Arena Will Cost More Than Once Thought Reds Upgrading GABP Ahead Of All-Star Game Flames Close To Arena Announcement? Vegas Arena Could Be First With Retractable Roof Univ. Of Nevada Proposes Mackay Upgrades Facility Notes
Published January 14, 1997
The NCAA men's basketball committee is "refusing to consider" the Rose Garden in Portland, OR, as a potential site for a regional NCAA tournament round due to the state's legal sports action lottery game (Portland OREGONIAN, 1/11). ...In Philadelphia, Edward Moran looks at the state's Legislative session and it's role in stadium funding in PA. Moran: "State participation in stadium development seems a long way off in the Legislature. No new bills are within sight that would authorize forming a state sports authority. No bipartisan committee to review [a state task force's] recommendations has been formed" (PHILA. DAILY NEWS, 1/14).