Quote of the Day

"It's the script. We've seen this movie before. The point is we need a different ending here in Calgary."
-- Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi, on the Flames' threat to relocate if a new arena is not developed. (CALGARY SUN, 6/8)
Thursday June 8, 2017 Vol. 23 — No. 190 Print This Issue

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  • Key To The City

    Leiweke and OVG's renovation plan for KeyArena is privately financed

    Seattle Mayor Ed Murray yesterday "officially announced Oak View Group as his administration's preferred choice to renovate KeyArena" and introduced film and TV producer Jerry Bruckheimer and TPG Capital co-Founder David Bonderman as "partners in the project," according to a front-page piece by Baker & Beekman of the SEATTLE TIMES. Murray and OVG CEO Tim Leiweke "agreed to negotiate a memorandum of understanding -- and dealt a blow to a rival arena project pitched for the Sodo District by entrepreneur Chris Hansen. " The deal with OVG "would go to the Seattle City Council for approval." Murray said that his goal is to "complete the KeyArena deal before he leaves office at the end of the year." OVG's $564M proposal "includes a ...

  • Fore-Gone Conclusion?

    Sweep could be only thing to dampen strong Finals ratings.

  • Now Or Later

    Wasserman indicates openness to host '28 Games in L.A.

  • A Good Walk Spoiled

    THE DAILY examines why PGA Tour viewership numbers are down this season.

  • Bring The Noise

    CenturyLink moves into upper echelon of naming-rights deals with latest Seahawks agreement.

  • Bear Witness

    The Cubs unveil renderings of their three new Populous-designed premium spaces.

  • Calgary Stampede

    Flames threaten to leave city without new arena.

  • Cereal Offender

    Aussie tennis player in dispute with Kellogg's over "Special K" trademark.

  • Whistle Blowers

    MLS, FC Dallas impose restrictions on Dynamo support groups after unruly actions.

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