Featured Story

Chargers Respond To Mayor's Concerns Over Hotel Tax Hike To Fund New Stadium

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 05 / 02 / 16

The Chargers on Friday "gave San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer a 33-page response to his long list of questions presented on April 15 about the team’s ballot initiative, which would raise hotel taxes to build and operate a downtown stadium and convention center," according to Dan McSwain of the ...

Read More

Tags: Facilities, San Diego Chargers, Oakland Raiders, NFL

More Stories

02/10/98
FACILITY NOTES

Heat President/Business Operations Jay Cross said the Heat, whose lease expires after this season, and Miami Arena "aren''t close" to a new deal. In Miami, Barry Jackson writes that "one point of cont

Tags: Boston Red Sox, Columbus Crew, Facilities, Miami Heat, Nashville Predators

02/09/98
NC SENATOR NOW PREFERS PRIVATE PLAN FOR TRIAD BALLPARK

The legislator "who fought the hardest last year for the Triad''s right to vote on public financing" of an MLB ballpark said Friday that the May 5 referendum "should be called off and that a private f

Tags: Facilities, MLB

02/09/98
COLANGELO FEELS BURKE'S VIEW IS OBSTRUCTED

Suns CEO Jerry Colangelo said that "complaints" from Coyotes Owner Richard Burke about obstructed-view seating at America West Arena are "counterproductive" and "unfair," according to Bob Young of the

Tags: Facilities, Arizona Coyotes, Phoenix Suns

02/06/98
COYOTES LIKE DOWNTOWN SPOT, OPT OUT OF CARDS PARTNERSHIP

The Coyotes "have decided they couldn''t commit to moving out of downtown" Phoenix and entering into a multipurpose stadium facility with the Cardinals, according to Kent Somers of the ARIZONA REPUBLI

Tags: Facilities, Arizona Coyotes

02/05/98
SEEKING PROVIDENCE IN NAMING RIGHTS DEAL

Ogden Entertainment, managers of the Providence Civic Center, will launch a campaign to sell naming rights to the 14,600-seat facility. Ogden will be advertising a request for proposals in the Provide

Tags: Facilities

02/05/98
FACILITY NOTES

The IN House passed legislation Tuesday that would "give the public or a group of private investors a chance to buy" professional sports teams should they try to leave after receiving public subsidies

Tags: Carolina Hurricanes, Denver Broncos, Facilities, Indiana Pacers, Indianapolis Colts

02/04/98
SEAHAWKS OFFER TO GO ON THE WAGON FOR USE OF HUSKY STADIUM

The Seahawks have begun "an appeal for community support for playing two football seasons at Husky Stadium by pledging the team won''t seek permission to sell beer to fans at games there," according t

Tags: Facilities, Seattle Seahawks, Vulcan Ventures

02/04/98
WHEN ALL ELSE SEEMS LOST, OFFER A NEW TWINS BALLPARK PLAN

A "scaled-down" Twins stadium plan with "slimmed-down cost" was announced Tuesday that would finance a $284M, open-air, 40,000-seat stadium in downtown Minneapolis, according to Robert Whereatt of the

Tags: Facilities, Minnesota Twins

02/04/98
IS BOSOX' HARRINGTON EYEING BALLPARK DEAL WITH STEPHEN KARP?

Red Sox CEO John Harrington "has expressed an interest" in dealing with real estate developer Stephen Karp "whose heart is set on owning" the Red Sox, according to Joan Vennochi of the BOSTON GLOBE. I

Tags: Boston Red Sox, Facilities

02/03/98
HOW IT BREAKS DOWN: SORTING THE STADIUM SCENARIOS IN CINCY

The city of Cincinnati will gain "at least" $20M and perhaps as much as $100M from Hamilton County for projects around the Bengals new stadium, according to Barry Horstman of the CINCINNATI POST. In a

Tags: Cincinnati Bengals, Facilities

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug