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A statement on @eaglebankarena: In accordance with George Mason University’s recent announcements and out of an abundance of caution due to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) spread in our region, George Mason University and Monumental Sports & Entertainment have decided to close EagleBank Arena to the public through April 3, 2020. We regret any inconvenience and disappointment this may cause. If you hold tickets for upcoming events (including Trolls Live, Harlem Globetrotters, Ricardo Montaner, or Thom Yorke) or had planned to attend the Northern Virginia Regional College Fair, we are working to reschedule these activities. Updated information will be released and communicated as it becomes available. Please check back with EagleBankArena.com for additional information, and check George Mason’s coronavirus web page for the latest campus updates. Thank you for your understanding through this evolving situation.
A statement on @eaglebankarena: In accordance with George Mason University’s recent announcements and out of an abundance of caution due to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) spread in our region, George Mason University and Monumental Sports & Entertainment have decided to close EagleBank Arena to the public through April 3, 2020. We regret any inconvenience and disappointment this may cause. If you hold tickets for upcoming events (including Trolls Live, Harlem Globetrotters, Ricardo Montaner, or Thom Yorke) or had planned to attend the Northern Virginia Regional College Fair, we are working to reschedule these activities. Updated information will be released and communicated as it becomes available. Please check back with EagleBankArena.com for additional information, and check George Mason’s coronavirus web page for the latest campus updates. Thank you for your understanding through this evolving situation.

In the light of day – Out of the shadows – Sports gaming is now real and legal in #DC – and the city collects much needed tax revenues – 10 percent as noted here | via @DCist

https://dcist.com/story/20/08/02/d-c-s-first-sportsbook-is-now-open-to-take-bets/

A beautiful obituary in the @washingtonpost on Irene Pollin here – A private family service was held today – May she rest in peace | @WashWizards

https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/obituaries/irene-pollin-longtime-co-owner-of-washington-wizards-capitals-and-mystics-dies-at-96/2020/07/31/51db64c0-d1e0-11ea-8c55-61e7fa5e82ab_story.html

.@TeamLiquid gaining momentum in LCS – esports industry booming right now – Important for franchises to peak at the right time – Summer splits important for league and fans – Read and reap:

https://dotesports.com/league-of-legends/news/lcs-power-rankings-2020-summer-split-week-7