Dallas, team owners strike deal to build a new sports arena
- Facility familiarity and the home advantage. Moore, James C.; Brylinsky, Jody // Journal of Sport Behavior;Dec95, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p302
Studies the influence of a home court as a determiner of the home advantage for sports teams in the United States. Indication that familiarity with a home facility as the most important variable in the expanded concept of home territory rather than home court.
- Shiny new stadiums are not enough: Teams must also improve management. Sanders, Lisa // Bond Buyer;09/24/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30237, p32
Asserts the need for United States-based sports teams to improve their management in the wake of city officials' move to build stadiums for them. Opportunity for new revenues; Increase in the salaries of players of the National Hockey League; Spending for playoffs.
- BY THE NUMBERS. // Crain's New York Business;1/1/2007, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p3
The article presents a chart listing seven professional sports teams that are building new multi-use stadiums.
- ONE ON ONE. CHALIP, LAURENCE // Athletic Business;Jun2010, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p13
An interview with Laurence Chalip, a professor at University of Texas and sports tourism expert, is presented. When asked about the concept that new sports facility construction is beneficial to the community, he explained the claim that the use of public money to build a stadium is a good...
- WEIRD WORDS. Kennedy, Kostya; Deitsch, Richard // Sports Illustrated;10/28/2002, Vol. 97 Issue 17, p30
Focuses on the odd names of several professional sports teams. Decision by the Memphis Grizzlies to name their arena the FedExForum; Number of minor league teams using double-noun nicknames, including the Oklahoma City RedHawks, Lancaster JetHawks, and Corpus Christi IceRays.
- BAKU'S NEW ARENA. // International Gymnast;Jun2014, Vol. 56 Issue 5, p13
The article offers information on the 9000-seat National Gymnastics Arena in Azerbaijan, which will host the inaugural European Games in 2015.
- There's no substitute for local ownership. // Indianapolis Business Journal;8/13/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 22, p16A
Editorial. Comments on the importance of local ownership of sports facilities in Indiana. Effects of the sale of Indianapolis Ice hockey team to an out-of-state businessman; Differences between local and out-of-state ownerships of facilities; Advantages of having a facility owned by local...
- Pitching Socialism. Keating, Raymond J. // National Review;4/22/1996, Vol. 48 Issue 7, p38
The article contends that taxpayer-financed sports stadiums in the U.S., such as the one George Steinbrenner is demanding, enrich sports teams and owners at the public's expense. The New York Mets baseball team are suggesting that a $100 million for stadium with retractable dome, would keep them...
- Stay, But Don't Pay. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;12/12/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31283, p34
Reports that the majority of Minnesota state residents opposes the public funding a project for a baseball stadium in the state. Views of the residents regarding the elimination of baseball teams in the state; Percentage of voters who opposed use of public money for stadium; Sources of fundings...