Memphis Sports Authority Sets May Date for Long-Awaited Issuance for NBA Arena
- Mixing Church and State May Answer Houston's Prayers. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;10/31/2000, Vol. 334 Issue 31007, p36
Reports on a bond proposal in Houston, Texas that would fund the building of a new arena for basketball franchise Houston Rockets. Proposal by Lakewood Church to rent the Rockets' facility Compaq Center when the Rockets move to the new arena; Concerns by opponents of the arena proposal;...
- Spurs arena agreement. Sanders, Lisa // Bond Buyer;10/18/99, Vol. 330 Issue 30749, p2A
Reports on the National Basketball Association's San Antonio Spurs and Bexar County, Texas officials' agreement to a 25-year contract for a proposed bond-financed arena. Factor hindering both parties to reach a binding agreement concerning the issue; Terms under the agreement.
- The Nets falling, but Barclays Center is on the rise. Henry, Marcus // New York Amsterdam News;12/17/2009, Vol. 100 Issue 51, p41
The article reports that the basketball team New Jersey Nets owned by Bruce Ratner continues to struggle but his arena project, the Barclays Center, got extra funding in New Jersey. The Nets are facing the possibility of losing 70 games for the season. Tax-free bonds amounting to 511 million...
- Memphis, Tenn. Hudson, Eileen Davis // MediaWeek;3/25/2002, Vol. 12 Issue 12, p16
Reports the application of a relocation approval from the National Basketball Association by the Memphis Grizzlies basketball team in Memphis, Tennessee. Creation of a sports arena; Details of the advertising cost of the team; Amount generated from the Memphis broadcast television market.
- Hoops find new Van Andel Arena pact satisfactory. Czurak, David // Grand Rapids Business Journal;04/20/98, Vol. 16 Issue 16, p9
Reports on a consensus among members of the Downtown Development Authority (DDA) in Grand Rapids, Michigan to amend the Grand Rapids Hoops basketball team's lease for the Van Andel Arena. DDA's plans to allow advertising in the arena's restrooms; Implementation of changes in the seating revenue...
- Cavs sell fans on high hopes. Harrison, Kimberly P. // Crain's Cleveland Business;11/1/93, Vol. 14 Issue 44, p3
Reports on the change of venue for the basketball team Cleveland Cavaliers' 1993-1994 season games from the Cleveland Coliseum to Gateway Arena in Ohio. Season ticket sales; Comments from Cavs president Tom Chestnut; Marketing efforts to sell the team; Outdoor billboards; Repainting of RTA...
- What Gateway really represents. Tucker, Brian // Crain's Cleveland Business;7/17/95, Vol. 16 Issue 29, p8
Opinion. Criticizes the management which caused cost overruns for developing the Gund Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. Impact of the demands from the Cleveland Cavaliers basketball team; Reaction from the city's politicians; Importance of awareness for the public good.
- Keep the Pacers in the neighbourhood. // Indianapolis Business Journal;1/8/96, Vol. 16 Issue 43, p6
Editorial. Reports on the playing facilities for the Indiana Pacers. Background on the Market Square Arena; Why desire for another venue; Where it could be.
- Cavs shoot to fill void. Cook, Bob // Crain's Cleveland Business;9/09/96, Vol. 17 Issue 37, p1
Reports on the efforts of the Cleveland Cavaliers basketball team to improve attendance and ticket sales at the Gund Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. Aim of capitalizing on the absence of professional football and on the performance of Terrell Brandon; Ticket packages for patrons; Other promotional...