Tag: NHL


‘Isles’ home UBS Arena set to enchant fans

New York Islanders new arena update July 2020 naming rights

Switzerland-based investment bank UBS recently announced an exclusive 20-year arena naming rights agreement for the metropolitan area’s most anticipated, cutting-edge masterpiece – the live entertainment and sports venue and the future home of the New York Islanders. UBS Arena, located at... » Read more


Seattle Kraken ready to roar in the rink

Seattle Kraken team launch

Seattle Kraken is the name of the 32nd franchise in the National Hockey League (NHL). This announcement was made by Seattle Kraken CEO Tod Leiweke. Leiweke declared the name on Thursday morning in front of a socially-distanced, nearly 300 Climate Pledge Arena construction workers all of whom were... » Read more


NHL to be back in rink on August 1

NHL will resume season update July 2020

The National Hockey League (NHL) season will resume on August 1 with a 24-team Stanley Cup playoffs. The NHL and the National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) have tentatively agreed on the plan and on a Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) extension that could reportedly include an... » Read more


NHL cancels 2019-20 seasons; unveil new plans

NHL will resume with play-offs May 2020

The National Hockey League (NHL) has dropped the idea of playing its 2019-20 regular seasons and will go straight for an expanded 24-team playoff format on the condition that it is able to resume play amid the coronavirus crisis which has dealt a severe punch to the United States. This information... » Read more


Top guns to design Calgary Event Centre

Calgary Flames new arena

The Calgary Event Centre project has brought in the top guns of the sport architecture world – Rossetti and Populous – to compete for designing the National Hockey League (NHL) arena. The Calgary Event Centre is a planned arena complex to be built in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. It will come... » Read more


NHL plans to restart season off the table

NHL update April 2020

According to multiple reports, the National Hockey League (NHL) has abandoned its plans to restart the season at neutral sites. The National Hockey League is a professional ice hockey league in North America, currently comprising 31 teams: 24 in the United States and seven in Canada. Facilities in... » Read more


Does resuming sports seasons hold water?

Sports Season and League postponed or canceled

The London-based data-driven digital agency Two Circles has suggested in a new analysis that following the outbreak of COVID-19, the global sporting calendar for 2020 will, in all likelihood, lose almost half of its originally-scheduled events as a whole lot of them has either been canceled or... » Read more


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