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Dreaming of MLB, NFL, NHL in SLC? Keep dreaming

Dreaming of MLB, NFL, NHL in SLC? Keep dreaming

By Brian T. Smith
The Salt Lake Tribune

Published Jul 15, 2011 11:02AM MDT

Dave Checketts has direct ties with three major professional sports franchises. He helped turn the Jazz into a small-market landmark, presided over The World’s Most Famous Arena and currently is the chairman of Sports Capital Partners Worldwide, an enterprise company that acquires underperforming entertainment ventures in the attempt to maximize their growth.
Checketts has been around, seen it all and is plugged in to the point that the Detroit Pistons recently hired him as a consultant while t...

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