Tag: Charlotte


Charlotte Hornets home rejig greenlighted

Charlotte City Council approves budget for renovation of Spectrum Center

The Charlotte City Council approved a deal on June 13th that would renovate the Spectrum Center, build a practice facility for the National Basketball Association (NBA) team Charlotte Hornets and extend the NBA team’s lease in the ‘Queen City’ (read Charlotte, US). Construction is expected to... » Read more


Rejig plans for Charlotte Hornets nest

Spectrum Center Charlotte renovation

Charlotte leaders announced renovation plans for Spectrum Center in Charlotte, North Carolina (US) during the City Council business meeting on May 31st. Leaders say this could be a win-win for everyone involved for a ‘New Buzz City’ that, if approved, could see work start in the Summer of... » Read more


Bank of America Stadium haute look

Bank of America Stadium renovation done

A little over 10 months ago, Tepper Sports & Entertainment (TSE) announced the plans to renovate the Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte (US) to provide fans and players alike the best-in-class stadium experience. Renovations began in mid-March of 2021 and will debut at the Major League Soccer... » Read more


Panthers ready to (rock) in Rock Hill

Carolina Panthers training facility

The American football team Carolina Panthers, York County and the City of Rock Hill, South Carolina (US) have come together for a community partnership to transition the team’s headquarters to Rock Hill. The new site will not only boast a world-class sports complex, but will also be a true... » Read more


Spick-and-span key mantra in US venues

Cleaning in US stadiums

With COVID-19 still spreading like wild fire in the United States and simply refusing to die out, cleanliness has become the catchphrase and many venues are hopping on the ‘squeaky clean’ bandwagon and are leaving nothing to chance. Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia (US) has called in a... » Read more


Panthers pleased as Punch over fans’ decision

Carolina Panthers back with fans

North Carolina (US) Governor Roy Cooper announced recently that he will allow a capacity of seven percent in large venues able to pack in a crowd of more than 10,000. This will come into effect from October 2, 2020. Based on the above allocation, the Carolina Panthers would be in a position to... » Read more


MLS expansion plans hit COVID-19 wall

MLS delays new teams

The global COVID-19 pandemic is weakening the financial wherewithal of big entities. A reason why Major League Soccer (MLS) has delayed the arrival of three of the next four expansion teams into the league. The United States is bearing the maximum brunt of the fatal respiratory disease. Major... » Read more


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