Topic: Bridgestone Arena
Nashville, TN – For 91 years the legendary Harlem Globetrotters have been providing family fun with their unique blend of sportsmanship combined with slap stick comedy.
The team’s 2017 season is underway which included a stop at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee on January 15th, 2017 where the Pred’s home ice had been converted to a basketball court.
Plenty of fans of all ages were in attendance for Sunday’s afternoon game against the World All Stars.
Tennessee (8-8, 1-3 SEC) at Vanderbilt (8-8, 2-2 SEC)
Saturday, January 14th, 2017 | 7:30pm CT
Knoxville, TN – Tennessee heads west to Nashville this weekend to face off with Vanderbilt Saturday at 7:30pm CT on the SEC Network.
The Vols (8-8, 1-3 SEC) and Commodores (8-8, 2-2 SEC) are meeting for the 192nd time on Saturday night. The in-state foes met three times last season — Vanderbilt claimed both regular season meetings while Tennessee came away with a thrilling win over the ‘Dores in the SEC Tournament.
Saturday marks the second of at least three games in the Music City this season for the Vols.
Ford Ice Center and Prince’s Hot Chicken are the Coolest and Hottest Destinations in South Nashville
Nashville, TN – It’s a pretty well-known fact that South Nashville and the Antioch region have fallen on hard times in recent years. One just has to look at the vacated Global Crossing Mall to witness the proof.
But, in the past year local housing prices have increased dramatically and there’s more evidence on the ground to help you see that this community is on the rise with a little help from ice hockey stars and spicy hot chicken.
Tennessee Athletics Department
Nashville, TN – After trailing by as many as 21, Tennessee fought back to within a couple possessions of No. 8 Gonzaga, but the second-half push went no further as the Vols fell to the unbeaten Bulldogs, 86-76, at Bridgestone Arena on Sunday night.
Tennessee (6-5) was led offensively by junior guard Detrick Mostella, who spurred the Vols’ comeback attempt with 15 of his 17 points coming in the second half. Grant Williams added 11 points while Robert Hubbs III finished with 10.
Billed as The Battle on Broadway, Sunday’s game between Tennessee and Gonzaga (11-0) was a rematch of last season’s Battle in Seattle. This season’s edition played out in a similar fashion as the one before it, with the Bulldogs jumping out to a big early lead and the Vols nearly erasing it.
Tennessee vs. #8 Gonzaga
Sunday, December 17th, 2016 | 3:00pm CT
Knoxville, TN – Tennessee treats its midstate fans to a high-profile, regular-season clash against unbeaten and eighth-ranked Gonzaga Sunday at Bridgestone Arena in downtown Nashville. Billed as the The Battle on Broadway, presented by Farm Bureau Insurance of Tennessee, tip-off is slated for 3:00pm CT on ESPN2.
The Vols (6-4) journeyed west for another neutral site showdown with the Bulldogs (10-0) in Seattle last season. Gonzaga emerged with an 86-79 victory.
Tennessee is playing its fourth game in eight days — a stretch that began last Sunday when the Vols were narrowly edged by No. 7 North Carolina, 73-71, in Chapel Hill.
Tennessee Athletics Department
Knoxville, TN – Grant Williams scored a career-high 30 points, and Robert Hubbs III had a double-double with 22 points and 10 rebounds as Tennessee defeated Lipscomb 92-77 on Thursday night at Thompson-Boling Arena.
Tennessee (6-4) dominated the second half to respond to Lipscomb’s (4-9) strong start. In the second half, the Vols shot 53.8 percent (14-of-26) shooting and enjoyed a 25-13 advantage on the glass. UT finished with 41 rebounds to Lipscomb’s 29.
Tennessee vs. Tennessee Tech
Tuesday, December 12th, 2016 | 6:00pm CT
Knoxville, TN – Tennessee hosts in-state and I-40 foe Tennessee Tech on Tuesday night at Thompson-Boling Arena with tipoff set for 6:00pm CT on the SEC Network.
The Vols (4-4) are looking to bounce back from a narrow defeat at the hands of No. 7 North Carolina on Sunday night and grab their 14th consecutive home victory during the month of December.
Tennessee got a big showing from its leading scorer, Robert Hubbs III, in Chapel Hill. The senior scored 21 points on 9-of-11 shooting to boost his season average to 14.8 points per game. Hubbs is joined in double figures by redshirt freshman Lamonte Turner at 10.3 ppg.
The show featured the Nashville Recording Orchestra paired with the creative cast of Cirque Musica presenting skills of poise and wonder to the most popular songs of the Christmas season.
The Spectacular also featured performers who come from 6th, 7th and even 8th generations of circus families.
Nashville, TN – The fifth incarnation of the Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum (MHOF) Induction Ceremony took place on October 26th, 2016 at the Nashville Municipal Auditorium and a who’s who of Music City’s musical nobility were on hand to witness a high-flying night of music history.
The MHOF first opened on June 6th, 2006 to honor all musicians regardless of genre or instrument. While the Hall is populated by many well-known artists part of the mission statement of the organization is to showcase some of the lesser known talent and sideman who were responsible for creating the greatest songs in the library of recorded music.
Paychecks for Patriots Hiring Event to be held at American Job Center in Clarksville
Nashville, TN – This year Paychecks for Patriots will be on October 18th in four cities; Memphis, Nashville, Clarksville, and Knoxville from 10:00am until 2:00pm.
Paychecks for Patriots is not your typical job fair, it is truly a hiring event. Each employer who participates is vetted to ensure they have available full-time jobs for veterans.
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