Air Canada Centre with the CN Tower
in the background
The Air Canada Centre is a sports arena in Toronto, Ontario. The arena opened in 1999, and is the current home to 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 arena is sponsored by Air Canada and is nicknamed the ACC and the Hangar. It holds 19,800 seats for basketball and 18,819 for hockey. It is owned by Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment Ltd.. The arena has also been the host of many concerts and WWE events over the years.