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Flyers' mascot Gritty taking selfies with enthusiastic Flyers fans.

Gritty Gusto

October 10th, 2018

Gritty has emotionally wrecked Philly, a city that went from hating everything about him to defending his honor at all costs. In just two weeks.

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Flyers fan rating Wells Fargo Center restroom by pressing happy face on HappyOrNot kiosk.

The Wells Fargo Center wants to know if fans are HappyOrNot

October 1st, 2018

The Wells Fargo Center has installed 75 "HappyOrNot" machines to allow fans to rate restrooms, retail locations, and concession stands. The devices have just four buttons – ranging from dark green and very smiley to bright red and really frowny – and collect volumes of anonymous data.

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Side profile shot of Comcast Spectacor President and CEO Dave Scott.

Dave Scott is going all in as the Flyers’ boss

September 18th, 2018

Dave Scott is talking as if he's a millennial. He's on his feet in the conference room at the top of the Wells Fargo Center that once served as Ed Snider's office, enthusiasm spilling from every pore of his 65-year-old body as he raves about players on his esports team — "Carpe," "fragi," "Poko," and "snillo" — the latest stars of Comcast Spectacor's ever-increasing empire of sports entertainment.

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Photo of Philadelphia skyline through construction opening of Wells Fargo Center.

After upgrades, the Wells Fargo Center opens a new horizon

August 25th, 2018

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Exterior shot of the Wells Fargo Center at sunset.

Wells Fargo Center turning to 100 percent renewable energy

August 21st, 2018

Comcast Spectacor has entered into a long-term agreement with Constellation that will mean the Wells Fargo Center will be powered completely by wind energy.

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Packed Barclays Center full of Overwatch Fans attending Grand Finals.

Philadelphia Fusion's strong finish shows how e-sports can fill arena seats

July 31st, 2018

If professional video gaming teams competed at sports arenas that offer pro basketball and hockey games, would anyone care?

The answer, as demonstrated at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Friday and Saturday, seems to be a resounding yes.

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N3rd Street Gamers logo

Comcast Spectacor Invests in N3rd Street Gamers

June 27th, 2018 Philadelphia

Owner of Philadelphia Fusion Overwatch League Franchise Establishes Premier Amateur Esports Network as Strategic Partner Company
Joint Mission Surrounds National Framework for In-person Esports Competition, Community Outreach and Pipeline of Player Development

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Employees working to install new seating on Mezzanine level of the Wells Fargo Center.

As Philadelphia changes, Wells Fargo Center changes with it

June 7th, 2018 Philadelphia

Comcast Spectacor is investing $250 million to renovate the Wells Fargo Center to create the ultimate entertainment experience for fans.

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Flyers fans meeting player from the players bench

How One NHL Team Scores A Goal With Their MVCs

June 4th, 2018 Philadelphia

The Philadelphia Flyers are a hockey team that serve as a prime example of a brand that knows how to engage and reward their season ticket holders.

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Fusion fans cheers on their team during a watch party.

How the pro e-gamers Philadelphia Fusion are building a hometown audience while playing in California

April 9th, 2018 Philadelphia

The Philadelphia Fusion are using watch parties to engage their Philly-based fans.

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Philadelphia Fusion team on stage at Blizzard Arena

Interview With Philadelphia Fusion President Tucker Roberts

April 2nd, 2018

Philadelphia Fusion President Tucker Roberts talks about the team, what to expect, growing the organization and the Overwatch League.

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Sensory kit that is offered to guests with sensory issues at the Wells Fargo Center.

Wells Fargo Center Becomes 1st PA Arena To Accommodate Sensory Issues

March 31st, 2018

The Wells Fargo Center has partnered with the nationally recognized non-profit KultureCity to ensure an accommodating and positive experience for guests who may have sensory issues

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Mock up of Wells Fargo Center Mezzanine-level renovations

New Sound System, More Food & Better Seating: Wells Fargo Center Receiving Major Upgrade This Summer

March 5th, 2018 Philadelphia

South Philadelphia's Wells Fargo Center is undergoing some big changes this summer.

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Rendering of new Wells Fargo Center.

Wells Fargo Center Reveals Next Phase Of Extensive, Multi-Year Redesign

March 5th, 2018

Comcast Spectacor Commissions Complete Makeover of Mezzanine Level, Featuring Multifunctional, Open-Concept Concourses with Skyline Views

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