Philips Arena to be renamed State Farm Arena after $193M renovation, opens in October

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The Atlanta Hawks and State Farm say Philips Arena will be renamed for State Farm after a $193M renovation.

The renovated arena opens in October.

A press release states that the arena will now feature the third-largest center-hung scoreboard in the NBA, new seating, Killer Mike’s SWAG Shop (a 4-chair barbershop overlooking the court) and the NBA’s first courtside bar.

The arena will host a ‘Welcome to the Neighborhood” open house party on October 20th.

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