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UMass Officials Break Off Talks With Kraft Group For Revolution Stadium In BostonPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 04 / 28 / 17
UMass officials have "broken off talks with the Kraft Group" regarding the building of a stadium for the Revolution near the Boston campus "amid concerns from some local elected officials about its potential impact on the area," according to Jon Chesto of the BOSTON GLOBE. The search had "involved t...
An independent financial plan anonymously released to the Montreal GAZETTE showed that Labatt Park in Montreal "could be built without government investment through 20- year bonds issued by a non-prof
Toronto Mayor Mel Lastman toured the Air Canada Centre yesterday: "I have never, ever seen anything as beautiful as this. This is the ultimate sports facility." The arena is expected to be ready on Fe
The Islanders may not return to Nassau Coliseum until December 2, "if at all this season, unless ordered to do so" by a district court or NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman, according to John Valenti of NE
The Hurricanes will reduce the capacity of the Greensboro Coliseum from 21,000 to 11,500 for home games this season in an attempt to "create a more cozy atmosphere while increasing demand for tickets,
In N.Y., George Vecsey wrote on the "upscale, but often yawning chasm of Arthur Ashe Stadium." He added that the reason for the "lassitude" is that the lower half of the facility is sold out to corpor
A SAN DIEGO UNION-TRIBUNE/NBC poll found that 81% of respondents said their support for the Padres proposed $411M ballpark "is buoyed by its promise to accelerate urban renewal in the surrounding neig
Nassau County Exec Thomas Gulotta said that officials from the Islanders'' ownership group, New York Sports Ventures, and SMG will meet in his office Thursday to discuss the pending legal dispute betw
Santa Clara-based software company Network Associates will acquire naming rights to the Oakland Coliseum in "a long-awaited deal that will generate less money than public officials had hoped, accordin
With NL President Leonard Coleman looking on, Expos President Claude Brochu said the team will not extend a September 30 deadline to determine the status of its ballpark initiative, nor are there any
The San Antonio City Council received a $150,000 donation from the Spurs and is "expected" to use it to hire consultants to study a proposed new arena for the team (SAN ANTONIO EXPRESS-NEWS, 9/10)....