#Staples Center

The home of the Lakers is changing its name to Arena

One of Los Angeles' most iconic sports and entertainment venues is rebranding after two decades. The Staples Center will go from bearing the name of an office supply retail chain to that of a cryptocurrency platform when it becomes the Arena next month. That's thanks to a new agreement...

Los Angeles' Staples Center is becoming the Arena

New York (CNN Business) — In a sign of the times, Los Angeles' Staples Center is switching its name to Arena. The 20-year naming rights agreement, announced Tuesday by arena owner AEG, marks an end of an era. The Staples Center has held that name since the 20,000-seat facility opened in 1999 and is the home of several professional sport teams, including the NBA's Los Angeles Lakers and Clippers and the NHL's LA Kings.
LOS ANGELES, CA Buys Naming Rights to Staples Center in Los Angeles

Staples Center in Los Angeles is soon to be rechristened Arena, in a 20-year deal worth more than $700 million, according to a person familiar with the agreement. The new name becomes official on Christmas Day, when the venue plays host to the L.A. Lakers-Brooklyn Nets NBA contest. The arena is owned by AEG, which also owns and operates the NHL’s Los Angeles Kings, and for the long-term is home to the Lakers, who announced last May they had signed a lease to remain there through 2041. The deal makes an official cryptocurrency platform partner for the Lakers and...
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LA's Staples Center to Be Renamed Arena

STAPLES Center will be renamed Arena, under a 20-year naming rights agreement between the cryptocurrency platform and AEG. The official home of the NBA's Los Angeles Lakers and LA Clippers, the NHL's LA Kings and the WNBA's Los Angeles Sparks will be renamed Dec. 25. A new logo will...
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Staples Center to be renamed Arena

The Staples Center will unwrap a new name on Christmas morning. The iconic 20,000-seat downtown arena, which has been home to the Lakers, Clippers, Kings and Sparks since 1999, will be renamed Arena on Christmas Day, as first reported by The Athletic. The 20-year deal between the Singapore-based cryptocurrency...
Fast Company pays record price for naming rights to L.A.’s Staples Center

The iconic home of most pro sports in Los Angeles is getting a new name. Goodbye Staples Center, hello Arena. has agreed to pay more than $700 million for a 20-year naming rights deal. Officially, the changeover will happen on December 25, just in time for the Lakers game against the Brooklyn Nets.

Chuck Checks In: Bulls Blowout Lakers, Complete Staples Center Sweep

FINAL FROM LOS ANGELES: Bulls 121, Los Angeles Lakers 103 (Bulls: 10-4, 5-2 on the road) LEADING SCORERS: Bulls- DeRozan (38 pts), Lakers- Westbrook (25 pts) LEADING REBOUNDERS: Bulls- Bradley (9), Lakers- Davis, Horton-Tucker, Westbrook (6) LEADING ASSISTS: Bulls- Ball (8), Lakers- Westbrook- (8) CCI STAT OF THE NIGHT: The...

Snoop Dogg Set To Return To STAPLES Center December 9 Against Dallas

As a part of "Snoop Algorithm Night," Snoop makes his long anticipated return on Dec. 9 when the Kings face the Stars. Multi-platinum artist, actor, philanthropist and entertainment icon Snoop Dogg will serve as the special Celebrity Guest of Honor at STAPLES Center on Thursday, December 9, when the LA Kings host the Dallas Stars. Heralded as "Snoop Algorithm Night," game time is 7:30 p.m. with the contest to be broadcast on Bally Sports West.