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Vikings Debut At U.S. Bank Stadium Without Major Issues, But Still Areas For ImprovementPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 29 / 16
The Vikings yesterday hosted the Chargers in their first game at U.S. Bank Stadium, and sold a "reported 66,143 tickets, a record for a Vikings home game, although many of the building’s 66,200 purple seats appeared to be open," according to a front-page piece by Rochelle Olson of the Min...
In Hartford, CT State Rep. Carl Schiessl wrote an op-ed comparing UConn''s failed bid for a new football stadium with other university projects throughout the country. Of the 21 schools that built or
The emerging public backlash to publicly financed sports facilities was examined in BUSINESS WEEK by Jay Weiner of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune and Justin Catanoso of the Greensboro News & Record. Wei
"Still stinging from the political battle over funding" for the new Brewers ballpark, "key" legislators and WI Gov. Tommy Thompson said Friday that the Packers "might have a tough time getting state f
MLS Crew Owner Lamar Hunt said that he "doesn''t plan to take an active role" in a Dublin, OH, referendum that will decide whether his sports group can develop a stadium for the team, according to Jef
Although "conventional wisdom" says that new facilities will "provide fat profits" for team owners, an analysis done for Forbes by Coopers & Lybrand shows that "on average the typical new facility doe
Under a proposal intended to begin in ''99, the Packers will "expand and renovate" Lambeau Field, according to Bob McGinn of the MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL. Team President Bob Harlan said that the 60,
Dallas Mayor Ron Kirk, spent "more than an hour" greeting fans on the Reunion Arena concourse to lobby for a new arena and register voters before last night''s Mavs-Knicks game (DALLAS MORNING NEWS, 1
The day after the MCI Center officially opened, officials met "to see what needed adjusting," according to Montgomery & Heath of the WASHINGTON POST. Traffic inside the building was at the "top of the
On the eve of groundbreaking for their new Pac Bell Ballpark, the MLB Giants announced a minority hiring and job program yesterday which includes a proposal to pay "apprenticeship costs for disadvanta
The Harris County Houston Authority took "two major steps" Wednesday toward ensuring that the cost of a new downtown ballpark will not exceed $250M, according to John Williams of the HOUSTON CHRONICLE