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Staples Center Changes Name To

L.A.-based arena The Staples Center, home of the Lakers as well as other professional sports teams, is rebranding as Arena, taking on the name of a cryptocurrency platform based in Singapore. The new moniker reflects the fact that "cryptocurrencies dominate the business zeitgeist," according to The New York Times. The previous American Airlines Arena, where the Miami Heat play, was likewise renamed the  FTX Arena after a cryptocurrency exchange based in Hong Kong.

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