Sporting KC Unveils National Training Center Plans NFL Panthers Rule Out Public Cash For Renovations Tax Hikes Suggested To Fund UNLV Stadium UK Targets '15 To Finish Football Upgrades A's Settle 10-Year Lease Extension With Oakland Bank Of America Stadium Expands Hosting Options LSU To Make $14M Off Tiger Stadium Expansion MLS Facility Notes Red Wings To Market New Venue At Comerica Broward County Hopes To Land MLS Stadium
Upcoming Conferences and Events
A HOUSE THAT WILL HOST SOME WILD TIMES IS UNVEILED IN MN
Published June 18, 1998
HOK Sports presented its designs for St. Paul's new $130M arena yesterday, "trumpeting the glass-encased, suite- filled facility as a symbol of the city's downtown turnaround and a place tailor-made for hockey aficionados," according to Curt Brown of the Minneapolis STAR TRIBUNE. The 18,632-seat arena will feature a glass exterior, lending it a "transparent feeling," and will have a "wide-open" main concourse that circles around the rink. Brown adds that the "steep, opera-house-like" upper deck is "reminiscent of" Maple Leaf Gardens. The arena's lower-bowl will include 22 rows totaling 9,000 seats, all accessible from the main concourse. The facility will feature 74 luxury suites and an club-seat level with 3,000 seats (STAR TRIBUNE, 6/18).