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Being an NFL owner is like playing in a 32-hand poker game. You can kick back and enjoy the camaraderie, but every so often, you're going to have to ante up big. The ante? A sweet new stadium, of course. With new stadiums built or in development in Minnesota, Atlanta,…

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The city of Grapevine and Simon Property Group, owner of Grapevine Mills, announced June 22 that Fieldhouse USA, a sports complex, will open inside of Grapevine Mills January 1, 2017. The indoor sports facility will host numerous youth and adult sports leagues, tournaments including Grapevine Parks and Recreation Department’s basketball…

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Whispers of McAlester needing a multi-sports complex grew to a roar last week and a local club is doing something about it. The McAlester Sertoma Club announced Tuesday at a meeting with representatives of local youth sports associations that it plans to build a multi-sports complex on 93-acres in Alderson.…

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The new sports complex for Panama City Beach moved one step closer to reality. The Tourist Development Council held a special meeting Thursday morning to hear from the top two firms competing to be the project manager. Anchor CEI and ReliantSouth did back to back presentations in front of the…

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When UTRGV athletics director Chris King chose to hire Lew Hill as the school’s men’s basketball coach in March, he knew the move came with a bonus. Hill’s mentor, University of Oklahoma coach Lon Kruger, had spoken to King about the position and proposed that if UTRGV went with Hill,…

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City of Arlington officials have touted a “50-50” private-public partnership to build a proposed $1 billion retractable roof stadium for the Texas Rangers. A WFAA-TV investigation, however, has found taxpayers may instead pick up to 80 percent of the tab, which amounts to hundreds of millions of dollars more than…

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It’s a sight not many people get to see, but on Tuesday five local Pee Wee football teams got a look inside Bank of America Stadium. They toured the press boxes, went in the suites and got an up close look at the field. But the tour around the stadium…

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The original price of the new Hoover Sports Complex was 70 million dollars, and now city leaders say that it will cost approximately $76 million, they think. They're planning to borrow $80 million to give themselves a financial cushion. "It's not being all bid at one time. So we don't…

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Cricket Australia chief executive James Sutherland wants the first event at the new 60,000-seat Perth Stadium to be a blockbuster Ashes Test. The $1.2 billion venue was initially set to open in time for the 2018 AFL season. But with construction well ahead of schedule, there's a chance an Ashes…

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The North Arlington baseball team used to know that when it was raining out their home game would be called off. But a couple of years ago, Rip Collins Field got a makeover and synthetic turf was put in place and games were played even if a little rain fell.…