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Credit Card Processor First Data Lands Naming Rights To Mets' Spring Training ComplexPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 23 / 17
The Mets have signed a 10-year naming-rights agreement with credit card processor First Data for the club’s Spring Training facility in Port St. Lucie, Fla. What was Tradition Field will now be known as First Data Field. Financial terms were not disclosed, but such recent deals have often reac...
Broward County, FL, commissioners voted to "freeze" $9M to cover back wages owed to construction workers on the NHL Panthers'' new arena, according to Meg James of the MIAMI HERALD. At issue is "at le
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman attended groundbreaking for the $130M St. Paul arena which will house the expansion NHL Wild, according to Curt Brown of the Minneapolis STAR TRIBUNE. Bettman "apologized
The Steelers are considering the use of a 5% surcharge on tickets and the sale of PSLs "to make up a hefty portion" of their $76.5M contribution toward a new football stadium, according to Tom Barnes
The Pirates and Steelers announced Saturday that they would contribute $40M and $76.5M, respectively, to proposed new stadiums, "ending almost three months of haggling" with City of Pittsburgh and All
A group looking to build an NFL stadium in Irvine, CA, said that it has lined up $500M from investors willing to finance the project, according to Shelby Grad of the L.A. TIMES. The three partners, fo
NFL Cardinals VP & General Counsel Michael Bidwill said the team isn''t "thinking about plans beyond this November," when voters in Mesa and Tempe could be asked to consider a quarter-cent sales tax t
In N.Y., architectural writer Herbert Muschamp reviewed Rafael Vinoly''s new Princeton Univ. football stadium design, which "would make a great location for a fashion shoot." Muschamp wrote that the s
Allegheny County Commissioner Bob Cranmer said Wednesday that if the Steelers help sell "stadium investment bonds," as they indicated they would, "it would count toward their share" of the $803M city/
Although MD Gov. Parris Glendening''s administration has predicted that the new state-financed Ravens stadium will generate nearly $184M a year for the state, the MD General Assembly''s Office of Poli
HOK Sports presented its designs for St. Paul''s new $130M arena yesterday, "trumpeting the glass-encased, suite- filled facility as a symbol of the city''s downtown turnaround and a place tailor-made