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Calgary Elected Officials And Flames Ownership Will Discuss Building An Arena

The ongoing saga of the Calgary arena negotiations. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x0XpYh1pLbk They are back at the negotiating table. Calgary, Alberta elected officials and negotiators from the Calgary Sports...

Not A Happy Thanksgiving For Certain Canadian MLB And NHL Fans

Neither Montréal nor Québec City are close to regaining lost teams. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oql2vcbtrQQ&t=1s It is Thanksgiving in Canada but Major League Baseball fans in Montréal and National Hockey League...

Calgary Flames Arena Talks Are Back On Track, Maybe

A third party is trying to help get a deal for a new Calgary arena completed. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yKJdLY6YksY It might have been the Fourth of July holiday...

The Arena Dance Resumes In Calgary

The city and Flames ownership could have a third party at the table in upcoming negotiating sessions. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RuMIHXcgSHU It is back to the negotiating table in Calgary...

Calgary Flames Ownership Walks Away From An Arena Deal

It is the second breakdown in negotiations with Calgary elected officials in four years. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BfCEkOSWXek It is like déjà vu all over again. The city of Calgary...
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Quebec Leader Open To Funding A Montreal Baseball Stadium

It would be for a Tampa Bay Rays portion of the schedule. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AKffkyJksnk&t=4s Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred and MLB’s 30 franchise owners got really...

Is There A New Interest By Major League Sports In Canada?

When the COVID spread stops, Canada may be attractive.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=06RNuYrmChs There were reports that Arizona Diamondbacks ownership checked out Vancouver, British Columbia’s stadium in case it...

Montreal Project Forging Ahead Despite Obstacles

It is a slow process.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NXkKmIkVkYE&t=6s   Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred has his hands full with getting two baseball parks built in Oakland and in...
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Montreal MLB Backers Still On The Outside Looking In

Stand in line and be quiet.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PghONkh9j3A&t=5s   There was a stir in the world of Major League Baseball when the Montreal Group announced the results of...

Government Support Is Essential For Sports Owners And Organizers

Former National Basketball Association Commissioner David Stern once said that a successful sports franchise needed three things. Local government support, a large local TV deal and corporate support.