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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 30 / 14

84%  – Percentage of respondents to a poll on BUFFALONEWS.com who want Terry Pegula to be the Bills' next owner. Following Pegula, Donald Trump earned 6% of votes,  Jon Bon Jovi  and his Toronto group 3%, Tom Golisano 3%, and a "yet-to-be-discussed owner" 2%. At ...

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12/13/95
STADIUM NOTES

In Chicago, city negotiators "tried and failed" yesterday to resume stalled talks with the Bears. Chicago Mayor Richard Daley defended his right to speak out on talks saying to remain silent would ope

Tags: Chicago Bears, Dallas Mavericks, Facilities, NHL, Southwest Sports Group, Tampa Bay Rays

12/13/95
DOES SUNRISE ARENA PLAN MEAN A NEW DAY FOR HOCKEY IN FLA.?

Officials from Sunrise, FL, "hope to jumpstart plans for a hockey or basketball arena with a new proposal that offers $5 million in city incentives to close the financing gap that threatens the projec

Tags: Facilities

12/13/95
CANADIENS TO ANNOUNCE FORUM NAMING RIGHTS DEAL TODAY

Canadiens President Ronald Corey holds a news conference today to announce that the new Forum, scheduled to open in March ''96, will be named after a corporation. According to this morning''s MONTREAL

Tags: DaimlerChrysler, Facilities, Montreal Canadiens

12/13/95
TIGER STADIUM TRADITIONALISTS THREATEN NEW PLAN

A lawsuit by the Tiger Stadium Fan Club against MI Gov. John Engler and the state "is already causing delays on the ballpark project and could pose a more serious threat," according to today''s DETROI

Tags: Detroit Tigers, Facilities

12/13/95
EXPOS SAY IT'S A RETRACTABLE ROOF OR BUST

Expos President Claude Brochu "has toughened his stand on getting a new, retractable roof at Olympic Stadium," according to the CANADIAN PRESS. Brochu: "I don''t care whether it''s Major League Baseba

Tags: Facilities

12/12/95
STADIUM NOTES

San Francisco''s mayoral election is today between Frank Jordan and Former Assembly Speaker Willie Brown. The next mayor may have to face some stadium politics shortly, as the Giants "are seriously po

Tags: Atlanta Hawks, Facilities, San Francisco 49ers, Time Warner

12/12/95
O JOY! O RAPTOR! TORONTO ARENA PROJECT TO FINALLY BEGIN?

The Raptors "hope to begin construction" of their new stadium early in the new year after objections to the project were withdrawn yesterday at the Ontario Municipal Board. The team agreed to provide

Tags: Facilities, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, Toronto Raptors

12/12/95
ORLANDO OFFICIALS TELL GLAZERS: OUR WAY OR THE HIGHWAY

Orlando Mayor Glenda Hood and City Council members met informally Monday, and "left little doubt" that the Bucs "are not a high priority" if Owner Malcolm Glazer continues to insist on a new stadium r

Tags: Facilities, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

12/12/95
SAN DIEGO COUNCIL DELAYS ACTION ON CHARGERS BOND ISSUE

The San Diego City Council yesterday "delayed action" on the $66.6M bond issue to renovate Jack Murphy Stadium, leaving it up to city officials "to explore the possibility of interim funding" until qu

Tags: Facilities, San Diego Chargers

12/11/95
PATRIOTS KRAFT PROPOSES $200M STADIUM WITH NFL PAVILION

Patriots Owner Robert Kraft proposed a $200M open-air stadium and entertainment complex in South Boston that "would require a much smaller outlay of public money than the previously rejected megaplex,

Tags: Facilities, New England Patriots, NFL

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