The 20,000-seat MCI Center in Washington, D.C., has been renamed the Verizon Center, with the name transition taking place two weeks ahead of schedule. This is the first name change the center has had in its nine-year history. "It actually has been a much smoother process than anyone anticipated," said Rick Moreland, senior vice president of corporate marketing and executive seatings for Washington Sports & Entertainment, which owns the center. "We started the process about five ...

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