Outgoing BSE Global CEO Brett Yormark said that the strategic alliance between the Nassau Coliseum and Barclays Center "will continue even with the Barclays sale." He added that the NBA G League Long Island Nets "will continue to play at the Coliseum, and that the two arenas will continue to share acts and events" (NEWSDAY, 8/23).
JUST IN CASE: In Las Vegas, Mick Akers noted while Allegiant Airlines inked a naming-rights deal for the Raiders' new stadium, it has also "filed for a separate trademark for a sports facility." The Las Vegas-based airline "applied for a trademark on Allegiant Arena on June 4." Although the company acknowledges the filing, it "claims it’s just for future protection if an opportunity presents itself" (LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL, 8/22).