Detroit City FC has revealed several upgrades and enhancements to Keyworth Stadium for the 2019 season, including several suites and renovations.
It is the epitome of college hockey in the United States. The Frozen Four is the two day, four team final tournaments to crown the National Champion in NCAA Men’s Ice Hockey. The 2019 version is being hosted by the MAAC, Canisius College and Niagara University at KeyBank Center in Buffalo, New York. The home of the NHL’s Buffalo Sabres has welcomed two teams from each of the Hockey East and NCHC hockey conferences in a curious drawing. However, not all has been rosy in Bison City.
The NCAA men’s basketball tournament returned to Hartford CT this year for the 1st/2nd rounds. This was the first time Hartford hosted the “Big Dance” since 1998. A lot has changed in that time. Hartford has put an emphasis on improving facilities and building new ones. In 2014 the XL Center underwent a $35 million dollar renovation.
The Honda Center, home to the NHL’s Anaheim Ducks is no stranger to hosting NCAA Basketball’s March Madness, hosting the West Regional’s seven times and is also the annual host to both the Men’s and Women’s Big West Conference tournaments.
The Capital One Arena in Washington, DC, hosted the NCAA East Regionals. The two-day event was full of excitement and showed what a great venue the arena really is.
It’s been a rough week for some of the smaller leagues in the sports world. On Sunday the Canadian Women’s Hockey League folded. Yesterday, the Major Lacrosse League announced it was contracting three teams. Today, the carnage continued, as the Alliance of American Football suspended operations.