Erik Moses had less than one year to transform the Nashville Superspeedway from a seldom-used storage space for Nissan to a first-class venue, fit for hosting NASCAR’s return to Nashville after a 37-year absence.
The “Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2021 Special Presented by the Tennessee Titans” will debut as a two-hour televised special event Saturday, June 26 at 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT at www.tshf.net and through the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame’s Twitter, YouTube and Facebook pages.
The Tennessee Titans ended their minicamp early, meeting for the final time on Thursday before reconvening for training camp in late July.
The Nashville Predators have gotten the green light from the Nashville Metro Public Health Department and the National Hockey League to increase fan attendance at Bridgestone Arena to 12,135 people — roughly 70 percent capacity — for the team’s home playoff games against the Carolina Hurricanes.
As he took a solo lap around the Bridgestone Arena ice, Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne fought back tears, cracked a smile and mouthed “I love you guys” as the estimated 7,000 or so fans gave him a standing ovation.
When the Tennessee Titans chose Pittsburgh linebacker Rashad Weaver in the fourth round of the 2021 NFL Draft, many applauded the team for landing a draft steal.