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Louisville making play for NBA team

You can add Louisville to the list of cities seeking an NBA team, as the city hired an attorney to approach teams and potential investors about playing in Freedom Hall or KFC Yum! Center, the city’s new downtown arena. Give Louisville some credit: they snuck $60,000 into the Kentucky State Fair Board budget and then […]

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City: New Edmonton arena would revitalize downtown

{jathumbnail off}A new downtown arena would revitalize downtown Edmonton, say city officials, who say most city residents approve of a new Edmonton Oilers (NHL) arena — the issue is to what extent the city will pay for it and by what means. Yesterday the mayor released answers to 140 questions about the arena, submitted by […]

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Oilers refine arena plan after public meetings

{jathumbnail off} The planning for a new Edmonton Oilers (NHL) arena has been altered slightly — and probably in some very good ways — after team officials held a series of community meetings to explain the plan and solicit input. While it doesn’t sound like much has changed in terms of anything physical — past […]

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