The end of summer usually signals the end of baseball season and with that comes the closing of ballparks for the season. That is not the case for Dunkin Donuts Park.
After several months of rumors and much anticipation, the growing city of Halifax, Nova Scotia will be home to another professional sports franchise. The National Lacrosse League (NLL) recently announced the Rochester Knighthawks will relocate to the Maritime region commencing the 2019-2020 season. “Known as a great events city with a passionate, loyal, and hungry fan base for major league sports, Halifax proved to be an ideal location for our league’s expansion in Canada,” explained NLL Commissioner Nick Sakiewicz.
Stadium Journey Special Correspondent Phil Selig celebrates the beginning of basketball season with a video review of the Amway Center, home of the Orlando Magic.
The NSW State Government has released the first images of the new Sydney Football Stadium to replace Allianz Stadium at Moore Park. Currently home to the Sydney Roosters (NRL), NSW Waratahs (Super Rugby), and Sydney FC (A-League), the thirty-year old stadium is set to be torn down early next year. The new stadium will be designed by renowned Australian architectural firm Cox Richardson, who in a serendipitous quirk of fate also designed Allianz Stadium. More recently Cox Richardson designed the hugely popular new Perth stadium, Optus Stadium.
Road Atlanta announced today that Michelin will be the new naming rights holder for the historic raceway, while also previewing some coming upgrades to the facility. The host of the annual Petit Le Mans IMSA finale will now be known as Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta. Michelin is the first ever naming rights holder in the track’s history, having previously been the official tire partner of Road Atlanta.
University of Cincinnati basketball fans will have several new concessions options available for the 2018-2019 college basketball season. As part of the school’s $87 million renovation of Fifth Third Arena, new food will be introduced in partnership with UC concessions partner Aramark.