Metro Seattle: NHL, NBA and Arena - Part II
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02-01-2012, 03:39 PM
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Have funds been allocated to build a new arena? Who's going to pay for it? Have the plans been finalized? If the Coyotes are going to be relocated that discussion is happening now, not in some hypothetical future.
There are discussions in Seattle. However, but it's been done before, where a market from one of the big 4 leagues, started in a town, with discussions still ongoing, but not final, shovel in the ground, build and definite open date with a new arena/stadium and it still worked (ie, the new arena plans were FINALIZED after the team relocated or started).
Tampa Bay in the NHL and the Nationals in MLB are 2 somewhat recent examples of this...
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