Sprint Center http://kcur.org en A Fan's Notes: The Bucking Stops Here http://kcur.org/post/fans-notes-bucking-stops-here <p>We are on the verge of what every sports fan dreads worse than the agony of defeat: the occasional lull. The Winter Olympics, timed so perfectly to counter the post-Super Bowl hangover, are winding down, while March Madness and Royals Opening Day remain just out of reach.</p><p>Fortunately, I’ve found an antidote, not to mention the perfect answer to two weeks of ice dancing: The bulls are coming to town!</p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 22:07:52 +0000 Victor Wishna & Stephen Steigman 51571 at http://kcur.org A Fan's Notes: The Bucking Stops Here Glass Shell Damaged At Sprint Center http://kcur.org/post/glass-shell-damaged-sprint-center <p>Two large panes of glass that make up the outer wall of the Kansas City Sprint Center broke today, as the Big 12 men&rsquo;s basketball tournament was set to begin. Wed, 07 Mar 2012 22:50:36 +0000 Dan Verbeck 13820 at http://kcur.org Minority Construction Jobs and the building of the Sprint Center http://kcur.org/post/minority-construction-jobs-and-building-sprint-center <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d2d6328f082-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d2d6328f082-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d2d6328f082-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kcur/local-kcur-481438.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Kansas City, MO – Construction begins soon on the Sprint Center's city-financed site, but some black and Latino contractors and construction workers are concerned that they won't be included on the site.</p> Tue, 30 Aug 2005 14:45:51 +0000 Sylvia Maria Gross 2699 at http://kcur.org