Pepsi Center

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Pepsi Center
The Can
Denver Pepsi Center 1.jpg
Location1000 Chopper Circle, Denver, Colorado 80204[1]
Coordinates39°44′55″N 105°0′27″W / 39.74861°N 105.00750°W / 39.74861; -105.00750Coordinates: 39°44′55″N 105°0′27″W / 39.74861°N 105.00750°W / 39.74861; -105.00750
Broke groundNovember 20, 1997[2]
OpenedOctober 1, 1999
OwnerKroenke Sports Enterprises
OperatorKroenke Sports Enterprises
SurfaceMulti-Surface
Construction costC$187 million[3]
ArchitectHOK Sport[4]
Project ManagerICON Venue Group[5]
Structural engineerThornton Tomasetti
Services engineerM-E Engineers, Inc.
General ContractorM.A. Mortenson Company
Capacity19,155 (Basketball)
18,007 (Hockey / Lacrosse)
17,417 (Arena Football)
20,000+ (Concerts)
21,000 (Special events)[6]
Field dimensions675,000 square feet (62,700 m2)
TenantsDenver Nuggets (NBA) (1999–present)
Colorado Avalanche (NHL) (1999–present)
Colorado Mammoth (NLL) (2003–present)
Colorado Crush (AFL) (2003–2008)

The Pepsi Center is a sports arena in Denver, Colorado. The arena opened on October 1, 1999, and is the current home to the Colorado Avalanche of the National Hockey League (NHL), the Denver Nuggets of the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the Colorado Mammoth of the National Lacrosse League (NLL). PepsiCo currently has naming rights for the arena. The arena currently seats 19,155 for basketball and 18,007 for hockey and lacrosse.

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  1. "Parking & Directions". Pepsi Center. Retrieved 2015-4-6. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  2. "About Pepsi Center". Pepsi Center. Retrieved 2015-4-6. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  3. "The 15 Most Expensive Arenas In The NBA". Business Insider. Retrieved 2015-4-6. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  4. "Arenas: Pepsi Center". Populous. Retrieved 2015-4-6. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  5. "Pepsi Center". ICON Venue Group. Retrieved 2015-4-6. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  6. "Arena Facts". Pepsi Center. Retrieved 2015-4-6. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)

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