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Hockey returning to Maple Leaf Gardens

{jathumbnail off} Hockey will be returning to Maple Leaf Gardens next year, as a renovation of the only remaining Original Six arena will bring an ice surface under the white dome. The former home of the Toronto Maple Leafs is in the midst of an audacious $71-million renovation that sees a Loblaws store built on […]

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Paying for new arenas: the economic realities

Who should pay for new arenas in Canada has been a topic of much debate in Edmonton and Quebec City, where the desires of local hockey enthusiasts have clashed with fiscal conservatives. But the economic reality is that most cities need to subsidize construction to attract the NHL, according to a study. The study, from […]

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