Post Tagged with: "Seattle Arena"

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Jeremy Roenick May Lead Seattle NHL Expansion Group

The rumors have been swirling for years, but began to heat up in 2011 when hedge fund manager Chris Hansen stepped up efforts to rally support for a multipurpose arena […]

by · December 8, 2013 · 1 comment · News, NHL Rumors
The proposed Seattle Arena. Credit: 360 Architecture)

The Seattle Arena Project: An Update

Approximately ten days ago, preliminary architectural images of the new Seattle basketball/hockey arena were released. About five minutes later, the early reviews began to flood in. Charitably put, they were […]

by · December 9, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · News, The Business of Hockey
With Formal Approval at Hand, Seattle to Shop for NHL, NBA Teams

With Formal Approval at Hand, Seattle to Shop for NHL, NBA Teams

If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. Then quit. No use being a damn fool about it— W.C. Fields There’s no way to know whether or not Seattle […]

The King County Council approved the plan to return the NBA — as well as bring the NHL — to Seattle (credit: I, Daniel Schwen via Wikimedia Commons).

With Seattle Arena Deal Done, is the NHL Next?

The Seattle City Council has reached an agreement with Bay Area investor Chris Hansen to build a $490 million arena in downtown Seattle. Hansen has been working with the city […]

by · September 11, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · News
Houston's Toyota Center could eventually host an NHL club. (RMeneses/Flickr)

The Five Best Markets for Future NHL Franchises

Since the National Hockey League’s inception in 1917, the only constant has been change. Aside from the Original Six era, the league has constantly been in a state of flux […]

by · March 13, 2012 · 64 comments · News, The Business of Hockey