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Scottrade Center
Scottrade Center

Scottrade Center (formerly Kiel Center and Savvis Center) is an arena located in downtown St. Louis, Missouri. The center features a range of arena programming, including ice hockey, concerts, ice shows, family shows, and other sporting events. It hosts approximately 175 events per year, drawing nearly 2 million guests annually. Known for the quality of its ice (Scottrade Center was voted 2nd best rink in a poll of NHLers, behind only Montreal), the Scottrade Center is respected as one of the louder NHL arenas. Image File history File linksMetadata Download high resolution version (1024x768, 173 KB) Summary Savvis Center, April 3, 2005 Licensing I, the creator of this work, hereby grant the permission to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high resolution version (1024x768, 173 KB) Summary Savvis Center, April 3, 2005 Licensing I, the creator of this work, hereby grant the permission to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1. ... Scottrade is a privately-owned discount retail brokerage firm headquartered in St. ... ARENA may refer to either: Nationalist Republican Alliance, a political party in El Salvador. ... Nickname: Gateway City, Gateway to the West, or Mound City Location in the state of Missouri Coordinates: Country United States State Missouri County Independent City Mayor Francis G. Slay (D) Area    - City 66. ... Centre Bell, Montreal Centre Bell, Montreal The Bell Centre (French: Centre Bell), formerly known as the Molson Centre, has been the home of the Montreal Canadiens since March 16, 1996, when the team departed from the historic Montreal Forum after their last game on March 11 of the same year. ...


Scottrade Center is a 20,000-seat arena located in downtown St. Louis. Opened in 1994, it is home to the St. Louis Blues (NHL), Saint Louis University Billikens basketball (NCAA Division I), and a wide range of other sporting events, family shows and concerts. The St. ... Saint Louis University (also known as SLU) is a private, co-educational Catholic Jesuit university in the United States located in St. ... The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA, often pronounced N-C-Double-A or N-C-Two-A) is a voluntary association of about 1200 institutions, conferences, organizations and individuals that organizes the athletics programs of many colleges and universities in the United States. ... Division I (or DI) is the highest level of intercollegiate athletics sanctioned by the National Collegiate Athletic Association in the United States. ...


The arena is frequently selected by the NCAA for championship events, and will play host to the NCAA Frozen Four Hockey Championships in April 2007, as well as the NCAA Wrestling Championships in 2008 and 2009 and the NCAA Women’s Final Four Basketball Championships in 2009. Pollstar, a highly respected industry trade publication, consistently ranks Scottrade Center among the top 10 arenas worldwide in tickets sold to non-team events. For the first quarter 2006, Scottrade Center ranked second among arenas in the United States and fourth worldwide in tickets sold. The building is operated by Sports Capital Partners, owner of the St. Louis Blues, under the leadership of its chairman, Dave Checketts. Major capital improvements being made to the arena under its new leadership include a new center scoreboard and LED ribbon board, luxurious new club seats and a point-of-sale system permitting credit and debit cards at concession stands for faster service. This article lacks information on the importance of the subject matter. ...

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History

Kiel Center opened in 1994 to replace Kiel Auditorium, where the college basketball team had played, which was torn down in December 1992. The Blues had played in the St. Louis Arena prior to moving into Kiel Center in 1994. The building is currently known as Scottrade Center, after naming rights were sold in September 2006 to Scottrade (Scottrade is a discount broker that offer investment services such as stocks, options, mutual funds, treasury bonds & retirement accounts). The Kiel name still bears on the adjoining parking structure. 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated as the International Year of the Family and the International Year of the Sport and the Olympic Ideal by United Nations. ... Kiel Auditorium was an indoor arena that stood in St. ... 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday. ... The St. ... Naming rights are the right to name a piece of property, either tangible property or an event, usually granted in exchange for financial considerations. ... September 2006 is the ninth month of 2006 and has begun on a Friday. ... Scottrade is a privately-owned discount retail brokerage firm headquartered in St. ...


Blues management decried its former naming-rights deal with tech company Savvis, as many of the monies paid out were in Savvis shares, then riding high. However, when the tech bubble burst, the team was left with almost nothing, and ended up losing money on the deal. Scottrade fixed that problem by paying its deal all in cash. Dot-com (also dotcom or redundantly dot. ...


In September 2006, Scottrade founder Rodger O. Riney and Chief Marketing Officer Chris X. Moloney announced a landmark partnership with the St. Louis Blues hockey club and arena. The new name of the arena, Scottrade Center, was revealed in a joint press conference. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but were described as "long-term and significant." Both Scottrade and the Blues said the agreement was "equitable" to both parties. Most of the signage and other promotions are expected to change to Scottrade Center prior to the first home game of the Blues on October 12, 2006. Chris X. Moloney (born in St. ...


Tenants

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Current arenas in the National Hockey League
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Air Canada Centre | BankAtlantic Center | Bell Centre | Continental Airlines Arena | HSBC Arena | Madison Square Garden | Mellon Arena | Nassau Coliseum | Philips Arena | RBC Center | St. Pete Times Forum | Scotiabank Place | TD Banknorth Garden | Verizon Center | Wachovia Center American Airlines Center | Arrowhead Pond | Gaylord Entertainment Center | GM Place | Glendale Arena | HP Pavilion | Joe Louis Arena | Nationwide Arena | Pengrowth Saddledome | Pepsi Center | Rexall Place | Scottrade Center | Staples Center | United Center | Xcel Energy Center
Current Basketball Arenas in the Atlantic 10
A.J. Palumbo Center (Duquesne) • Alumni Memorial Fieldhouse (Saint Joseph's) • Cintas Center (Xavier) • Dale F. Halton Arena (Charlotte) • Liacouras Center (Temple) • Mullins Center (Massachusetts) • Reilly Center (St. Bonaventure) • Robins Center (Richmond) • Rose Hill Gym (Fordham) • Ryan Center (Rhode Island) • Scottrade Center (Saint Louis) • Smith Center (George Washington) • Tom Gola Arena (La Salle) • UD Arena (Dayton)
Current Arenas in the Major Indoor Soccer League
1st Mariner Arena | Stockton Arena | Sears Centre | Compuware Sports Arena

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