Tag: NHL


$550-mn center to come as breath of fresh air for Calgary Flames

Calgary Flames new arena

Calgary Flames could kick off the 2024-2025 season in their new Victoria Parks lodgings – the $550-million event center. The demolition of Scotiapark Saddledome in Calgary, Canada – home of professional ice hockey team Calgary Flames – won’t happen until after its replacement is... » Read more


Seattle’s NHL team gets first sponsor

Seattle new arena update July 2019

Seattle’s new National Hockey League (NHL) franchise doesn’t have a name yet and won’t take the ice for another two years, but the team already passed a key business milestone, Bloomberg news agency reported. The Seattle team have their first corporate sponsor: life-insurance firm Symetra... » Read more


Work starts at Seattle Center’s new arena

Seattle new arena

Construction of Seattle Center’s new arena began on December 5, with Mayor Jenny Durkan and Seattle City Council members along with community leaders, OVG-Seattles’s CEO Tim Leiweke and NHL Seattle joining the official groundbreaking ceremony, the NHL franchise announced on its official website... » Read more


Wells Fargo Center launches app for personalized ticketing

Wells Fargo Center app

The NHL’s Philadelphia Flyers and Venuetize recently launched the Wells Fargo Center app, designed with intent to offer a mobile ticketing platform unique and personalized to every Flyers fan. The Wells Fargo Center app will allow fans attending a game, concert, or other event at the team’s... » Read more


NHL legend Gretzky drives league’s ambitions in China

NHL in China

After the National Basketball Association’s (NBA) phenomenal success in China over the decades, looks like it’s time for the National Hockey League (NHL) to play catch-up in the Middle Kingdom. Canadian Ice Hockey legend Wayne Gretzky, NHL’s leading career goal scorer, recently flew down to... » Read more


Construction JV to spearhead Seattle Arena renovation

Skanska-AECOM Hunt

OVG-Seattle and NHL Seattle recently named Skanska-Hunt, a joint venture between Skanska and AECOM Hunt, as general contractor for the redevelopment of the Seattle Center Arena, AECOM announced in a press release. Together the project team is set to begin construction on the largest private... » Read more


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