Facilities: Stadium & Arena
- Will President's Ouster Impact Temple's Stadium Plans?
by Mike Jensen July 2016
If it ends up happening — if Temple's board of trustees ousts president Neil D. Theobald — a question comes up immediately: What would that mean for Temple's building a campus football stadium?
- Rams Season Tickets Sell Out in Six Hours
by Jack Wang July 2016
In an email to deposit holders on Tuesday, the franchise told fans that it had sold out its allotment of 70,000 season tickets - tickets that will grant attendance to the Rams' first set of home games at the Coliseum since 1979.
- Arena Worth Debate Could Impact Tax Status
by Bill Bush July 2016
In December 2007, the Columbus Board of Education ended a long battle over the value of Nationwide Arena when it signed a deal to take a flat $1 million a year that wasn't based on the arena's value.
- Dolphins Exec: Stadium Will Be Ready by September
by Anthony Chiang July 2016
The Dolphins still expect to play their final preseason game on Sept. 1 in Miami Gardens. Apparently, South Florida radio personality Hank Goldberg is hearing otherwise. Goldberg told CBS Sports that the two-year, $500 million renovation of the building formerly known as Sun Life Stadium might not be ready until November.
- Fan Injured After Jumping From Wrigley Field Bleachers
by Stuart Goldman July 2016
A man was seriously injured Thursday night after he jumped from the bleachers over the right field wall at Wrigley Field in Chicago.
- Vikings Stadium Damaged by Severe Storm
by Rochelle Olson July 2016
Several black zinc panels on U.S. Bank Stadium came loose during Tuesday night's storm, and stadium officials were at a loss to explain why Wednesday. Mortenson Construction vice president John Wood said the "extreme weather" caused the panels to partially disengage along their top edges, although none fell off. "The panels will not need to be replaced, just reinstalled, unless the panels themselves were damaged," Wood said.
- School's $5M Surface Project Covers Four Sports
by Joseph Popiolkowski; News Staff Reporter July 2016
Work is underway to install new artificial turf athletic fields at Clarence High School. The project includes artificial football, baseball and softball fields as well a renovated all-surface track.
- San Diego Voters May Hold Fate of Chargers, Raiders
by Brent Schrotenboer, @schrotenboer, USA TODAY Sports July 2016
The future of the San Diego Chargers hung in the balance in January when team owner Dean Spanos tried to make a crucial call. Should he move his team to Los Angeles to share a lucrative new stadium with the Rams?
- Olympic Movement More About Misery Than Majesty
by Nancy Armour July 2016
The squalor and sleaze that have engulfed the Rio Games cannot be what Pierre de Coubertin had in mind. Far from elevating the world through sport, the Games have instead illustrated everything that's gone wrong with the Olympic movement.
- U.S. Staffers to Test Traffic Around Rio Track Stadium
by Dayton Daily News July 2016
At about the same time members of the U.S. Olympic track team get their uniforms, they'll be led to a TV monitor featuring a map of Rio de Janeiro with three dots: the athletes' village, the track team's training center and the Olympic stadium.