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Dolphins Unveil Initial Renovations To Sun Life Stadium, With More Planned For '16

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 28 / 15

A refurbished Sun Life Stadium is "already beautiful after only one phase of a two- or three-phase reconstruction," according to Armando Salguero of the MIAMI HERALD. What might just "make this new iteration of Sun Life finally feel like a worthy home for the Dolphins is going to be the noise genera...

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Columnist: U.S. Bank Stadium "Amazing"

A tour of U.S. Bank Stadium last week shows that "everything good that has been said about the new Vikings stadium is true and then some," according to Sid Hartman of the Minneapolis STAR TRIBUNE. The concourses "are amazing, the scoreboards will rank with the best in any stadium or arena, the sight ...

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County Approves Atlanta United FC Soccer Complex

Just hours after the DeKalb County Commission yesterday voted in favor of a $30M training facility for Atlanta United FC, the expansion MLS club "released preliminary renderings of its new complex," according to Phil Hudson of the ATLANTA BUSINESS CHRONICLE. The county "will provide, via ground leas ...

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Judge: No Vote Needed For Rams Stadium Funds

St. Louis Circuit Court Judge Thomas Frawley yesterday ruled that the city "does not need voter approval before spending tax dollars" on a riverfront NFL stadium, "jumping another hurdle in the race to keep" the Rams, according to a front-page piece by David Hunn of the ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH. Fraw ...

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Cowboys' Frisco Development On Track

The Cowboys' new development, known as the Star in Frisco, "is starting to take shape," according to Brian Gosset of the FT. WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM. The development will be home to Cowboys HQ, "a 12,000-seat multi-use event center, Omni hotel and wide range of mixed-use elements." Florida-based Manhatt ...

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Nassau Hosts Billy Joel Before Renovations

Billy Joel, a Long Island native who has performed at the Nassau Coliseum 31 times, tonight "will give the ailing arena a fitting sendoff" with a "final sold-out concert before it closes" for a $130M renovation, according to Katherine Clarke of the N.Y. DAILY NEWS. Forest City Ratner Chair & CEO ...

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Fenway's Garden Used In Some Ballpark Dishes

The rooftop garden at Fenway Park, called Fenway Farms, was profiled on NBC’s “Nightly News” last night, as a thriving garden featuring peppers, tomatoes, basil and zucchini, among other produce “just around the corner from the Green Monster and above Yawkey Way,” accor ...

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Ohio State Planning Major Facility Projects

Ohio State Univ. VP & AD Gene Smith recently said that there are "three major athletic facilities projects in the works" at a total cost of more than $67M, and the school's recent athletic success "has helped fuel the fundraising for the buildings," according to Doug Lesmerises of the Cleveland ...

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Penn State Considering Football Upgrades

STATECOLLEGE.com's Mike Poorman wrote as Penn State's Beaver Stadium "enters its 55th season in its present location, it comes with a host of problems and challenges that in number don’t quite match its capacity of 106,572." Penn State AD Sandy Barbour said, "It’s pretty clear to me that ...

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Facility Notes

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's administration yesterday said that the city "expects to net" about $16M "from the sale of the Malcolm X College site" to the Blackhawks and Rush Univ. for the construction of the Blackhawks' new practice facility and an expansion for the school. Blackhawks Chair Rocky ...

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City Of Oakland Faces Tough Raiders Decision

Alameda County’s decision to sell its half-interest in the Coliseum complex "clears the way for Oakland to take full control of the negotiations for a new stadium for the Raiders," according to Matier & Ross of the S.F. CHRONICLE. Now comes "trying to deal with the Raiders’ th ...

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