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Rexall Place. Home of the Edmonton Oilers.

 

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The origins of basketball are well documented. Dr. James Naismith invented basketball in 1891 in Lawrence, Kansas where he helped jumpstart the Jayhawk basketball program. From then until the start of the National Basketball Association (NBA) in 1946 there was a huge chunk of basketball history that remains unknown to most basketball fans. 

Tampa Bay Lightning Game - Amalie Arena

 

 

Lucas Oil Stadium

 

After visiting Bankers Life Fieldhouse for an Indiana Pacers game the previous night, I hit up Lucas Oil Stadium to take in a Indianapolis Colts/Cincinnati Bengals game. This was our third NFL Stadium and the Colts won big time over the Bengals holding them scoreless. According to Stadium Journey Magazine, Lucas Oil was rated as the best stadium in the NFL. My final impression? No way.