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Encyclopedia > Broome County Veterans Memorial Arena
Broome County Veterans Memorial Arena
The Arena


Location 1 Stuart Street, Binghamton, New York
Opened 1973
Closed Open
Owner Broome County
Operator Broome County
Surface Ice
Tenants
Binghamton Senators (AHL) (2002-Present)
B.C. Icemen (UHL) (1997-2002)
Binghamton Rangers (AHL) (1990-1997)
Binghamton Whalers (AHL) (1980-1990)
Binghamton Dusters (AHL) (1977-1980)
Broome Dusters (NAHL) (1973-1977)
Capacity
4,727 (hockey)
6,800 (concerts)

The Broome County Veterans Memorial Arena is a 6,800 to 4,727(Hockey)-seat multi-purpose arena in Binghamton, New York. The arena was completed in 1973, providing an entertainment venue for residents of the Greater Binghamton area. The design was created by a college student who had won a public design competition. Originally, the Broome County Forum was to be adjacent to the arena, but plans fell through due to lack of funds. [citation needed] Image File history File links Bcvmalogo. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... This article is about the City of Binghamton, New York. ... For the song by James Blunt, see 1973 (song). ... Broome County is a county located in the U.S. state of New York. ... Broome County is a county located in the U.S. state of New York. ... The Binghamton Senators are an ice hockey team in the American Hockey League. ... The American Hockey League (AHL) is a professional ice hockey league in North America, that serves as the primary developmental circuit for the National Hockey League (NHL). ... Also see: 2002 (number). ... The B.C. Icemen were an ice hockey team in the United Hockey League. ... The United Hockey League (UHL) is a professional ice hockey league with teams in the United States. ... For the band, see 1997 (band). ... Also see: 2002 (number). ... The Binghamton Rangers were an ice hockey team in the American Hockey League. ... The American Hockey League (AHL) is a professional ice hockey league in North America, that serves as the primary developmental circuit for the National Hockey League (NHL). ... Year 1990 (MCMXC) was a common year starting on Monday (link displays the 1990 Gregorian calendar). ... For the band, see 1997 (band). ... The Binghamton Whalers were an ice hockey team in the American Hockey League. ... The American Hockey League (AHL) is a professional ice hockey league in North America, that serves as the primary developmental circuit for the National Hockey League (NHL). ... Year 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link displays the 1980 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1990 (MCMXC) was a common year starting on Monday (link displays the 1990 Gregorian calendar). ... The Binghamton Dusters were an ice hockey team in the American Hockey League. ... The American Hockey League (AHL) is a professional ice hockey league in North America, that serves as the primary developmental circuit for the National Hockey League (NHL). ... Also: 1977 (album) by Ash. ... Year 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link displays the 1980 Gregorian calendar). ... The Broome Dusters were an ice hockey team in the North American Hockey League. ... The North American Hockey League (NAHL) and the defunct America West Hockey League merged in 2003 to form a 21-team Junior A league, sanctioned by USA Hockey. ... For the song by James Blunt, see 1973 (song). ... Also: 1977 (album) by Ash. ... For other uses, see Arena (disambiguation). ... This article is about the City of Binghamton, New York. ... For the song by James Blunt, see 1973 (song). ... Greater Binghamton is the regional name given to the area of Broome County, New York and the surrounding area. ...


The first act at the arena was the Barnum & Bailey Circus, in May of 1973. Chicago played the first concert at the arena (with Bruce Springsteen as opener) on June 20, 1973. Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus is an American circus that was formed from the merger of the Ringling Brothers Circus and the Barnum & Bailey Circus. ... This article is about the American pop-rock-jazz band. ... Springsteen redirects here. ...


Today, the Broome County Arena is home to the Binghamton Senators ice hockey team, who are affiliated with the Ottawa Senators of the NHL. Every December, the arena also plays host to the Stop-DWI Holiday Classic. World Wrestling Entertainment is also held at the venue and on June 13, 2005 the arena hosted RAW which was broadcast live on Television. The Binghamton Senators are an ice hockey team in the American Hockey League. ... Ice hockey, known simply as hockey in areas where it is more common than field hockey, is a team sport played on ice. ... For the River in the North-East of England, see River Team. ... For other uses, see Ottawa Senators (disambiguation). ... NHL can also be an abbreviation for National Historic Landmark or Non-Hodgkins lymphoma. ... World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. ... is the 164th day of the year (165th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... WWE Raw is the Monday night professional wrestling television program for World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) and is the primary broadcast of the RAW brand. ...


The Broome County Arena is the home for the 2008 AHL All-Star Game. AHL might be an acronym or abbreviation for: American Hockey League acylated homoserine lactones This page concerning a three-letter acronym or abbreviation is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ...


Binghamton Hockey Hall of Fame

The Arena is home to the Binghamton Hockey Hall of Fame. Inductees:


1998: Ken Holland, Randy MacGregor, Jim Matthews Ken Holland (born November 10, 1955 in Vernon, British Columbia, Canada)is the Detroit Red Wings current GM and former goalie. ... Randy MacGregor (born July 9, 1953 in London, Ontario) was a professional ice hockey player. ...


1999: Rod Bloomfield, Jacques Caron, Paul Stewart Rod Bloomfield (born January 5, 1948 in Bracebridge, Ontario) was a professional ice hockey player. ... Paul Stewart (born March 24, 1952 in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts) was a professional ice hockey player and National Hockey League (NHL) referee. ...


2000: Paul Crowley, Paul Fenton, Larry Pleau


2001: Craig Duncanson, Pierre Laganiere, Brad Shaw Brad Shaw (born April 28, 1964 in Cambridge, Ontario, Canada) is a Canadian head coach of the National Hockey League New York Islanders. ...


2002: Chris Cichocki, Peter Sidorkiewicz, Ross Yates


2003: Roger Neel, Peter Fiorentino This is a list of ice hockey players who have only played one game in the National Hockey League (NHL) from 1917-18 to 1999-00. ...


2004: Peter Laviolette, Jon Smith, Bob Sullivan Peter Laviolette Jr. ...


2005: Don Biggs, Dallas Gaume, Brad Jones


2006: Ken Gernander, Dave Staffen


External links

  • Official Website
  • Binghamton Senators Official Website

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After losing their AHL team in 1997, the Binghamton and Broome County region of New York were searching for a new team to replace the Binghamton Rangers.
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