What did you wake up thinking about this morning? My day starts around 6 a.m. when my 6-year-old comes into our bedroom for a snuggle. After an appropriate length of snuggling time, my thoughts turn to more pressing or timely issues. There is an awful lot on all of our minds as we face the opening or reopening of 17,000-plus-capacity arenas-one that opens this week [New York's Madison Square Garden], and the second, the Forum [in Los Angeles], opening in January.

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