Lots of change in Flint: We have a new OHL team in town, and we have more than a million dollars in renovations to Dort Federal Event Center. Some are public, but many, like the 5,000-square-foot locker room, are not, and it’s these spaces that have seen the most change. From MLive.com:
Some of the most notable changes shine through in the locker room area, with the player’s lounge, video room, trainer’s room and cutting-edge technology — all mirroring the NHL setup.
There’s a six-person saltwater hockey tub and cold tub for players to rehab their bodies; a media suite has been remodeled for the press; and a state-of-the-art scoreboard was installed earlier this month by Bob Ferrulo of HD Scoreboard in Buffalo, N.Y.
Flint’s video board is 7-by-14-feet wide and illuminates a clear picture for fans….
LED lights were installed to allow for better photography and high-quality television production along with new netting in both end zones and acrylic glass.