Scotiabank Arena

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Scotiabank Arena, formerly Air Canada Centre, is a multi-purpose arena located on Bay Street in the South Core district of Downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada.wikipedia
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Toronto Maple Leafs

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It is the home of the Toronto Maple Leafs of the National Hockey League (NHL), the Toronto Raptors of the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the Toronto Rock of the National Lacrosse League (NLL).
The Maple Leafs moved to their present home, Scotiabank Arena (originally named the Air Canada Centre) in February 1999.

Toronto Raptors

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It is the home of the Toronto Maple Leafs of the National Hockey League (NHL), the Toronto Raptors of the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the Toronto Rock of the National Lacrosse League (NLL).
They play their home games at the Scotiabank Arena, which they share with the Toronto Maple Leafs of the National Hockey League (NHL).

Toronto Rock

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It is the home of the Toronto Maple Leafs of the National Hockey League (NHL), the Toronto Raptors of the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the Toronto Rock of the National Lacrosse League (NLL).
The Rock play their home games at the Scotiabank Arena which they currently share with both the Toronto Maple Leafs of the NHL and the Toronto Raptors of the NBA.

National Lacrosse League

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It is the home of the Toronto Maple Leafs of the National Hockey League (NHL), the Toronto Raptors of the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the Toronto Rock of the National Lacrosse League (NLL).

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In addition, the minor league Toronto Marlies of the American Hockey League (AHL) and the Raptors 905 of the NBA G League play occasional games at the arena.
The team also plays occasional home games at the Scotiabank Arena, the home of their parent club.

South Core, Toronto

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Scotiabank Arena, formerly Air Canada Centre, is a multi-purpose arena located on Bay Street in the South Core district of Downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The area is a re-imagining of portions of the Railway Lands and is connected to the city through the extensive PATH network of underground walkways connecting Union Station, Air Canada Centre and other notable landmarks.

PATH (Toronto)

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Scotiabank Arena is connected to Toronto Union railway station, subway station and bus terminal via the PATH.
Two towers are being built as part of CIBC Square and will be linked to the PATH, and extending the PATH to east to cross over Yonge Street by a pedestrian bridge into the Backstage Condominium building (Esplanade and Yonge corner), giving closed access to Union, Scotiabank Arena, and other buildings in the Financial District.

Union Station (Toronto)

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Scotiabank Arena is connected to Toronto Union railway station, subway station and bus terminal via the PATH.
Scotiabank Arena, Rogers Centre, Metro Toronto Convention Centre, and the CN Tower are all close by, and are visible from some parts of the station.

National Hockey League

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It is the home of the Toronto Maple Leafs of the National Hockey League (NHL), the Toronto Raptors of the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the Toronto Rock of the National Lacrosse League (NLL).

Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment

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It is owned and operated by Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment Ltd. (MLSE), the same group that owns the Leafs and the Raptors, as well as their respective development teams.
In addition, it owns Scotiabank Arena (originally named Air Canada Centre), the home arena of the Maple Leafs and Raptors, and the OVO Athletic Centre (originally named BioSteel Centre), the practice facility for the Raptors.

Naming rights

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Air Canada purchased naming rights to the arena for US$30 million for 20 years.
The record for the highest amount paid for naming rights belongs to Scotiabank Arena.

Toronto

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Scotiabank Arena, formerly Air Canada Centre, is a multi-purpose arena located on Bay Street in the South Core district of Downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The city's major sports venues include the Scotiabank Arena (formerly Air Canada Centre), Rogers Centre (formerly SkyDome), Coca-Cola Coliseum (formerly Ricoh Coliseum), and BMO Field.

Rogers Centre

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The Raptors initially played in SkyDome (now Rogers Centre) while the arena was constructed.
Most of the 161 Skybox tenants had signed on for 10-year leases; a marked decrease in interest in the stadium's teams and the construction of the Air Canada Centre, which hosted the Toronto Maple Leafs and Toronto Raptors, resulted in few renewals for Skybox leases.

National Basketball Association

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It is the home of the Toronto Maple Leafs of the National Hockey League (NHL), the Toronto Raptors of the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the Toronto Rock of the National Lacrosse League (NLL).

Charles B. Dolphin

The arena site was once occupied by Canada Post's Toronto Postal Delivery Building (designed by Charles B. Dolphin).

Canada Post

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The arena site was once occupied by Canada Post's Toronto Postal Delivery Building (designed by Charles B. Dolphin).
The site of the Air Canada Centre was once the Canada Post Delivery Building.

The Tragically Hip

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The initial hockey game took place February 20, 1999 (Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Montreal Canadiens), the first basketball Game on February 21, 1999 (Toronto Raptors vs. Vancouver Grizzlies), and the opening concert on February 22, 1999 (The Tragically Hip).
In February 1999, the Hip played the very first concert at the brand new Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario.

Coca-Cola Coliseum

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The old scoreboard was later installed at Ricoh Coliseum.
During the summer of 2015, a new scoreboard was installed at the Air Canada Centre, and the old scoreboard was installed at the Coliseum.

Toronto Phantoms

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The arena was previously home to the Toronto Phantoms of the Arena Football League (AFL) during their brief existence.
All home games were played at the Air Canada Centre, also the home of the Toronto Maple Leafs of the National Hockey League, the Toronto Raptors of the National Basketball Association, and the Toronto Rock of the National Lacrosse League.

Maple Leaf Square

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In late 2005, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment announced that they would be renovating the western side of the Air Canada Centre during the 2008 off-season to connect it with the Maple Leaf Square development.
It is located to the west of the Scotiabank Arena on the former Railway Lands.

FirstOntario Centre

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In 1998, a strange twist of scheduling conflicts had the Toronto Raptors playing their final regular season game at Copps Coliseum in Hamilton, as the Toronto Blue Jays had first right of refusal for all SkyDome dates.
During their first two seasons of play (1995-96 and 1996-97), prior to the completion of construction on their new home the Air Canada Centre, the Toronto Raptors played three regular season games at Copps Coliseum, as well as a preseason game in 1997.

Ontario

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Scotiabank Arena, formerly Air Canada Centre, is a multi-purpose arena located on Bay Street in the South Core district of Downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

2000 National Hockey League All-Star Game

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The facility hosted the 2000 NHL All-Star Game, the championship game of the 2004 World Cup of Hockey, all games of the 2016 World Cup of Hockey and the 2016 NBA All-Star Game, the first NBA All-Star Game held outside of the United States.
It took place on February 6, 2000, at Air Canada Centre in Toronto, home to the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Union station (TTC)

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Scotiabank Arena is connected to Toronto Union railway station, subway station and bus terminal via the PATH.
Nearby landmarks include the Union Station railway station, the Royal York Hotel, Scotiabank Arena, Rogers Centre, the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, the CN Tower, Royal Bank Plaza, Brookfield Place, the Hockey Hall of Fame, and the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts.

Johnny Bower

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The statues were situated in multiple waves from 2014 to 2016 and include Ted Kennedy, Johnny Bower, Darryl Sittler, Borje Salming, Syl Apps, George Armstrong, Mats Sundin, Dave Keon, Turk Broda, and Tim Horton.
On October 7, 2010, Bower opened the first game of the regular season for the Toronto Maple Leafs at Air Canada Centre by walking out on an implied "bridge over water" with his goalie stick.