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Report: Chicago plans DePaul arena

Updated: May 13, 2013, 9:40 PM ET
By Eamonn Brennan | ESPN.com

DePaul's quest to build a basketball arena closer to its North Side Chicago home may be nearing an end.

Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel is expected to announce a plan that could give the Blue Demons -- who have played at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Ill., since 1980 -- a new 12,000-seat arena in the city, the Chicago Sun-Times reported Monday.

The proposal could cost $300 million and would include hotels and a possible casino, according to the report. It would require DePaul ...

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