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Staples Center
Location Los Angeles, California
Opened October 17, 1999
Other Names n/a
Tenants Los Angeles Clippers (1999-present)
Los Angeles Kings (1999-present)
Los Angeles Lakers (1999-present)
Los Angeles Sparks (2001-present)

Staples Center is a multi-purpose arena in Downtown Los Angeles, California. Adjacent to the L.A. Live development, it is located next to the Los Angeles Convention Center complex along Figueroa Street. Beginning December 25, 2021, the arena will be known as the Arena, after cryptocurrency website purchased naming rights in November.

Teams and Seasons

Season Team League
2007-08 Los Angeles Kings National Hockey League

Other cover appearances

League Date/Season Team(s) Type
National Hockey League October 20, 1999 Los Angeles Kings vs. Boston Bruins Program
National Basketball Association 1999-2000 Los Angeles Lakers vs. Indiana Pacers NBA Finals Program
2000-01 Los Angeles Lakers vs. Philadelphia 76ers NBA Finals Program
National Hockey League February 2, 2002 North America vs. World NHL All-Star Game Program
National Basketball Association 2001-02 Los Angeles Lakers vs. New Jersey Nets NBA Finals Program
National Basketball Association November 17, 2007 Los Angeles Clippers vs. Chicago Bulls Program
2007-08 NBA Finals (Boston Celtics vs. Los Angeles Lakers Program
2008-09 NBA Finals (Los Angeles Lakers vs. Orlando Magic) Program
February 20, 2011 Eastern Connferece vs. Western Conference NBA All-Star Game Program
2011-12 Los Angeles Lakers Program
National Hockey League 2011-12 Stanley Cup Finals (New Jersey Devils vs. Los Angeles Kings) Program
2013-14 Stanley Cup Finals (Los Angeles Kings vs. New York Rangers) Program
National Basketball Association 2015-16 Los Angeles Clippers Program
2016-17 Los Angeles Clippers Program
February 18, 2018 Team LeBron vs. Team Giannis NBA All-Star Game Program
2021-22 Los Angeles Clippers Program

See also

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National Basketball Association
Eastern Conference Atlantic Central Southeast
Boston Celtics (TD Garden)
Brooklyn Nets (Barclays Center)
New York Knicks (Madison Square Garden)
Philadelphia 76ers (Wells Fargo Center)
Toronto Raptors (Scotiabank Arena)
Chicago Bulls (United Center)
Cleveland Cavaliers (Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse)
Detroit Pistons (Little Caesars Arena)
Indiana Pacers (Bankers Life Fieldhouse)
Milwaukee Bucks (Fiserv Forum)
Atlanta Hawks (State Farm Arena)
Charlotte Hornets (Spectrum Center)
Miami Heat (FTX Arena)
Orlando Magic (Amway Center)
Washington Wizards (Capital One Arena)
Western Conference Northwest Pacific Southwest
Denver Nuggets (Ball Arena)
Minnesota Timberwolves (Target Center)
Oklahoma City Thunder (Paycom Center)
Portland Trail Blazers (Moda Center)
Utah Jazz (Vivint Arena)
Golden State Warriors (Chase Center)
Los Angeles Clippers ( Arena)
Los Angeles Lakers ( Arena)
Phoenix Suns (Footprint Center)
Sacramento Kings (Golden 1 Center)
Dallas Mavericks (American Airlines Center)
Houston Rockets (Toyota Center)
Memphis Grizzlies (FedExForum)
New Orleans Pelicans (Smoothie King Center)
San Antonio Spurs (AT&T Center)
Defunct franchises All defunct franchises
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National Hockey League
Eastern Conference Atlantic Metropolitan
Boston Bruins (TD Garden)
Buffalo Sabres (KeyBank Center)
Detroit Red Wings (Little Caesars Arena)
Florida Panthers (FLA Live Arena)
Montreal Canadiens (Bell Centre)
Ottawa Senators (Canadian Tire Centre)
Tampa Bay Lightning (Amalie Arena)
Toronto Maple Leafs (Scotiabank Arena)
Carolina Hurricanes (PNC Arena)
Columbus Blue Jackets (Nationwide Arena)
New Jersey Devils (Prudential Center)
New York Islanders (Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum)
New York Rangers (Madison Square Garden)
Philadelphia Flyers (Wells Fargo Center)
Pittsburgh Penguins (PPG Paints Arena)
Washington Capitals (Capital One Arena)
Western Conference Central Pacific
Arizona Coyotes (Mullett Arena)
Chicago Blackhawks (United Center)
Colorado Avalanche (Ball Arena)
Dallas Stars (American Airlines Center)
Minnesota Wild (Xcel Energy Center)
Nashville Predators (Bridgestone Arena)
St. Louis Blues (Enterprise Center)
Winnipeg Jets (Canada Life Centre)
Anaheim Ducks (Honda Center)
Calgary Flames (Scotiabank Saddledome)
Edmonton Oilers (Rogers Place)
Los Angeles Kings ( Arena)
San Jose Sharks (SAP Center at San Jose)
Seattle Kraken (Climate Pledge Arena)
Vancouver Canucks (Rogers Arena)
Vegas Golden Knights (T-Mobile Arena)
Defunct Franchises Cleveland Barons • Hamilton Tigers • Montreal Maroons • New York Americans • Ottawa Senators
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Women's National Basketball Association (2022)
Eastern Conference
Atlanta Dream • Chicago Sky • Connecticut Sun • Indiana Fever • New York Liberty (Barclays Center) • Washington Mystics
Western Conference
Dallas Wings • Las Vegas Aces • Los Angeles Sparks ( Arena) • Minnesota Lynx (Target Center) • Phoenix Mercury (Footprint Center) • Seattle Storm (Climate Pledge Arena)
Defunct franchises
Charlotte Sting • Cleveland Rockers • Houston Comets • Miami Sol • Portland Fire • Sacramento Monarchs
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