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"Good Evening Caps Fans! Welcome to Etihad Arena" ...Wait, What?

Photo: Jonathan Hopwood

As many may already know, the “Verizon Center” naming rights agreement is coming to an end. What originated in 1997, then under the name ” MCI Center”, and ultimately migrating to “Verizon Center” in 2006, will expire in 2018. 388 more words


Summer Sixteen: Drake and Future

On Friday, August 19th, Drake and Future turned the Verizon Center into a massive party for three hours, performing THIRTY of their biggest hits, complete with pyrotechnics, a floating “stage”, and the most incredible use of LED boards and hovering light displays I’ve ever seen. 285 more words


Paul McCartney at Verizon Center (8/10/16)

No one comes to a Paul McCartney show expecting surprises. The point is to revel in five decades of nostalgia, not get blown out of your seat. 538 more words

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2016 World Cup of Hockey Bridges the Gap to October: A Primer

Take heart hockey fans. While the regular season is still two months away, the mother ship, AKA the NHL, in conjunction with the NHLPA and the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF), is benevolently bringing us a pre-season hockey fix with the 2016 World Cup of Hockey. 1,107 more words


This Weekend: Drake and Truckeroo

Drake & Future Summer Sixteen Tour

Friday & Saturday

I used to not be a fan of Drake. I feel like his voice doesn’t match his face. 240 more words

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Maybe I'm Amazed...

Even with my incredibly blessed life, I honestly can’t ever remember thinking, wow, I’ve always wanted to do x  and then actually getting to do it.   760 more words


Paul McCartney Performs In D.C. With Penguins Sticker Still On Guitar

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A sticker on Paul McCartney’s guitar is generating some renewed buzz after a show at the Verizon Center Tuesday night.

Pictures began popping up on social media of the legendary singer using a guitar featuring a Pittsburgh Penguins sticker. 162 more words