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Sure, this season may be a mess due to the NHL Lockout, but the long term future for nights at Bridgestone Arena looks a bit brighter, as it appears that significant improvements are in the works for the home of the Nashville Predators.
Nashville Predators News
Changes coming to Bridgestone Arena | nashvillepost.com
Plans are being drawn up for major renovations to the south entrance the arena, which faces the new Music City Center. It's great to see the way this building has evolved over the years, rather than just staying as-is and requiring replacement after 20 years or so.
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