Featured Story

College Bowl Season Set To Begin, Including New Game In Montgomery

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 19 / 14

The ’14-15 college bowl season kicks off tomorrow with five games. Financial documents filed this summer by New Orleans Bowl Inc. indicated that last year's R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl generated $3.77M in revenue, with 58% of that via ticket sales. Last year's game drew its third straigh...

Read More

More Stories

10/11/96
FORD MOTOR NAME RAISED IN A LIONS DEN

Ford Motor Co.''s Board of Directors agreed Thursday to buy exclusive naming rights to the proposed new Lions dome, at an expected cost of $40M, according to Katherine Yung of the DETROIT NEWS. Detail

Tags: Detroit Lions, Facilities

10/11/96
STADIUM NOTES

In Tampa, the Ice Palace hosts its first Lightning game October 20. Although the city occupancy certificate was delivered October 3, it will "probably" take another 60-90 days for the new arena to be

Tags: Facilities, Palace Sports & Entertainment, Tampa Bay Lightning

10/11/96
JUSTICE FOR ALL: ELLERBE BECKETT SUED OVER ADA DISPUTE

After eight months of unsuccessful negotiations, the U.S. Justice Department filed suit against MN-based architectural firm Ellerbe Beckett Co., charging that several of its arenas across the country

Tags: Facilities

10/11/96
HAWKS ARENA COSTS INCREASE; EYE FAST TRACK TO AVOID NEW LAWS

Construction and land costs for a new Hawks arena in downtown Atlanta appear to be "at least" $10M higher than previous estimates, "partly" prolonging negotiations between the city and TBS, according

Tags: Atlanta Hawks, Facilities, TBS/TNT, Time Warner

10/10/96
TAGLIABUE AND BROWNS HAVE SUITE DISCUSSIONS

NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue, along with league representatives, Cleveland and Browns'' officials and the architect designing the new stadium, met on Tuesday with "hundreds" of corporate leaders in

Tags: Cleveland Browns, Facilities, IMG, NFL

10/10/96
ILITCH PLANS FOR ENTERTAINMENT AVENUE AND PLAY STATION

A $6M entertainment avenue will be developed in Detroit''s theater district by the Ilitch family, according to R.J. King of the DETROIT NEWS. The avenue, which "Likely" would offer a mixture of sports

Tags: Detroit Lions, Detroit Red Wings, Detroit Tigers, Facilities

10/10/96
FEELING MINNESOTA: BRAINSTORMING A STADIUM PLAN

The Twins and MN state officials are "engaged in brainstorming sessions" for plans to finance a new outdoor ballpark, according to Jay Weiner of the Minneapolis STAR- TRIBUNE. Formal negotiations have

Tags: Facilities, Minnesota Twins

10/10/96
STADIUM NOTES

Mesa, AZ is exploring selling naming rights to the new $18M spring-training facility being built for the Cubs. It would be first stadium in the Cactus League to sell its name, and "probably" the first

Tags: Chicago Cubs, Facilities, Houston Astros, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

10/10/96
STADIUM FORUM IN CHARM CITY: MODELL JUST SAYS NO TO NBA

A symposium sponsored by the Commercial Real Estate Network of Maryland and entitled, "If You Build It, Economic Development Will Come," was held Tuesday in Baltimore, according to Jay Hancock of the

Tags: Baltimore Ravens, Facilities, NBA

10/09/96
SEATTLE STADIUM NEWS: 'HAWKS EYE SITE, M'S CLOSE IN ON DEALS

Prospective Seahawks Owner Paul Allen is still studying remodeling Husky Stadium or replacing the Kingdome with a new home for the team, due to the "rapidly shrinking" list of potential suburban stadi

Tags: Facilities, Seattle Mariners, Seattle Seahawks, Vulcan Ventures

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug