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Investor Victor Coleman could help get the arena project off the ground. 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/Commentary, The Business of Hockey
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).

Seattle Arena Proposal: “It’s Halftime, Baby”

Don’t give up at halftime. Concentrate on winning the second half— Coach Paul “Bear” Bryant Long-time Sonics play-by-play announcer Kevin Calabro has always possessed the ability to paint vivid pictures […]

by · August 2, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Uncategorized
Could scenes like this (pregame at Rogers Arena) be a part of Seattle's professional sports future?  (Attribution:  Mr. Leung, cc-by-sa/2.0, via Wikimedia Commons)

The Seattle Arena Opposition: How to Parry a Billionaire

There aren’t many cities that would seriously consider turning their backs on an investment of nearly $300 million in private capital within their boundaries, particularly during trying economic times. However, […]

by · July 14, 2012 · 8 comments · Uncategorized
The MLB opened their season in Japan last week. Did you notice?

Why The NHL Was More Successful Than The MLB In Opening Their Season Abroad

The Major League Baseball season is underway! Music to the ears of many people including hockey fans. Although attention will undoubtedly be on the Stanley Cup Playoffs in cities like […]

by · April 6, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · The Business of Hockey