Scottrade Center

NCAA Championships
6:39 pm
Wed December 11, 2013

NCAA Taps St. Louis To Host Eight Championships

The NCAA's Division I Westling Championships will be held Mar. 19-21, 2015 at Scottrade Center in downtown St. Louis
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The NCAA is bringing eight sports championships to the St. Louis area over the next five years. The collegiate athletic association announced a package of playoffs Wednesday that St. Louis will host between 2015 and 2018.

The St. Louis Sports Commission prepared the city’s successful bids. Vice President of Events Chris Roseman says NCAA athletes will be competing at numerous venues across the metro area.

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New Blues owner
1:54 pm
Thu May 10, 2012

Stillman officially takes ownership of the St. Louis Blues

Summit Distribution chairman and CEO Tom Stillman is now the owner of the St. Louis Blues.
UPI/Bill Greenblatt

A former college hockey player who says he's been a Blues fan since moving to St. Louis 20 years ago is the new lead owner of the franchise.

The St. Louis Blues officially unveiled Tom Stillman, the chairman and CEO of Summit Distributors, on Thursday. The National Hockey League approved the sale on Tuesday, and the deal closed on Wednesday.

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Sports: Blues win
10:23 pm
Sat April 21, 2012

Blues beat Sharks 3-1, win first playoff series in 10 years

Goalie Brian Elliott and defenseman Alex Pietrangelo celebrate the Blues' 3-1 victory and and their first playoff series win since 2002.
(UPI/Bill Greenblatt)

Jamie Langenbrunner and David Perron scored two goals in 45 seconds, and Andy McDonald added an empty-net insurance tally late in the third period as the St. Louis Blues won their first playoff series in a decade, beating the San Jose Sharks 3-1 in front of a standing-room-only crowd at the Scottrade Center.

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College Wrestling
4:45 pm
Wed March 14, 2012

St. Louis to host first sold-out NCAA Wrestling Championships this weekend

University of Missouri coach Brian Smith's team will have ten wrestlers competing in the NCAA Wrestling Championships this weekend.
(Alex King/St. Louis Public Radio)

This weekend's NCAA Wrestling Championships at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis sold out for the first time in the event's 82-year history. The event is expected to break its all-time attendance record with over 110,000 fans in attendance.

This is the sixth year St. Louis has hosted the tournament. NCAA associate director of championships Jeff Jarnecke says St. Louis is a great place to host the event.

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Blues Sale
6:27 pm
Thu March 17, 2011

St. Louis' status as mid-level market possible factor in Blues sale

The Scottrade Center, home of the St. Louis Blues, on Dec. 15, 2010.
(Rachel Lippmann/St. Louis Public Radio)

The St. Louis Blues are for sale for the second time in six years, and a local economics professor says St. Louis' status as a mid-level market may have contributed to the move.

Team chairman Dave Checketts put the team up for sale Wednesday night when he could not reach a deal to purchase the 70 percent owned by an investment management firm.

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