Featured Story

Lions Building $1.5-2M Premium Club Next To Players' Tunnel In Conjunction With MGM Grand

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 05 / 27 / 15

The Lions yesterday announced a new partnership with MGM Grand Detroit and an almost $2M renovation to Ford Field that "will give some fans an up-close view of players entering and exiting the locker room," according to Dave Birkett of the DETROIT FREE PRESS. Dubbed the "Tunnel Club," the Lions...

Read More

Tags: Facilities, Detroit Lions

More Stories

04/01/97
ADDITIONAL CHARLOTTE COLISEUM SUITORS ENTER THE FRAY

The Charlotte City Council received two letters yesterday, which said that if the city plans to sell the Coliseum, "others besides [Hornets Owner George] Shinn are interested" (Mary Elizabeth Deangeli

Tags: Facilities, New Orleans Pelicans

04/01/97
COMMITTEE PASSES WA GOVERNOR'S STADIUM PLAN, HOUSE NEXT

A "key" WA State Senate committee passed WA Gov. Gary Locke''s "embattled" plan to build a new Seahawks stadium, and Locke said he has "finally clinched" the votes he needs to move the bill out of the

Tags: Facilities, Seattle Seahawks, Vulcan Ventures

03/27/97
SHINN SCRAPS NEW ARENA PLAN; WANTS TO BUY COLISEUM INSTEAD

Hornets Owner George Shinn "abandoned his quest" for an uptown arena yesterday, saying that he wanted to buy the Charlotte Coliseum instead, according to Ames Alexander in the CHARLOTTE OBSERVER. Shin

Tags: Facilities, New Orleans Pelicans

03/27/97
DOES POE STILL HAVE UPPER HAND IN TAMPA STADIUM BATTLE?

Hillsborough Circuit Court Judge Sam Pendino turned down a request yesterday by the city, county and Tampa Sports Authority for a rehearing on his ruling from last Friday, according to Joe Henderson o

Tags: Facilities, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

03/27/97
STADIUM NOTES

The FL House Tourism Committee yesterday unanimously approved a bill that would that would give Wayne Huizenga a state tax break of up to $60M over 30 years to refurbish Pro Player Stadium. It would b

Tags: Facilities, Oakland Athletics

03/27/97
LEGISLATIVE MOVES SPELL DOUBTS FOR NEW DALLAS ARENA

Dallas was "hit with two setbacks" yesterday in its hopes for legislation on a new arena financing plan, according to Todd Gillman in the DALLAS MORNING NEWS. In order to "appease" TX Gov. George Bush

Tags: Facilities

03/26/97
WHALERS REPORTEDLY REJECT ROWLAND'S "FINAL" OFFER

The Whalers believe the state of CT''s offer to build a $150M arena in downtown Hartford "is not enough," and is looking for the state to cover "all or part of its operating losses while the arena is

Tags: Facilities

03/26/97
DALLAS MAYOR KIRK SAYS NEITHER TEAM PROPOSAL TOUGH ENOUGH

Dallas Mayor Ron Kirk said yesterday that neither of the arena proposals presented by the Mavericks and Stars "would be accepted as presented," according to Todd Gillman in the DALLAS MORNING NEWS. Ki

Tags: Dallas Mavericks, Dallas Stars, Facilities, Southwest Sports Group

03/26/97
COUNTY ASKS JUDGE TO RECONSIDER RULING ON BUCS' LEASE

Hillsborough County, FL, officials today will ask Circuit Court Judge Sam Pendino to change his Friday ruling that the Bucs'' stadium lease is "unconstitutional," according to Joe Henderson of the TAM

Tags: Facilities, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

03/26/97
STADIUM NOTES

The Braves-Yankees exhibition games this weekend at Turner Field "will reveal what areas need tweaking" at the new park before the Braves'' April 4 opener. Tuesday''s "finishing touches" included the

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Atlanta Braves, Bank of America, Facilities, New York Yankees, Time Warner, YankeeNets

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug