Air Canada Centre to be named as Scotiabank Arena

Air Canada Centre, the home to the Maple Leafs and NBA’s Toronto Raptors, will become Scotiabank Arena as of July 1, 2018.

As reported by SportsNet.ca, a 20-year agreement between the bank and Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment takes effect next Canada Day.

TSN reports that the deal is worth $800-million Canadian.

The ACC opened its doors to NHL hockey on February 20, 1999. The Leafs defeated the Montreal Canadiens 3-2 in overtime.

Link: SportsNet.ca | TSN.ca