Sports Authority Closes in Potomac Yard

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Sports Authority storefront in the Potomac Yard Shopping Center in Alexandria, Virginia

This is an update to this post. Sporting goods chain Sports Authority earlier this year filed for bankruptcy, and put out a list of stores that it said would be closing as a result.

Now, Sports Authority is shutting down all of its 463 locations nationwide, including its Alexandria, Virginia location at Potomac Yard Shopping Center, as part of a liquidation process that was expected to last through August 31, 2016.

What type of store do you think should replace the Sports Authority store?

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A Home Depot there would make my life complete

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Seeing as how that is all going to get torn down in a few years for the new development around the new metro, I would say anyone willing to lease the space.

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[…] Sources have confirmed to us that Michaels, the national arts and crafts chain, will be opening its second location in the City limits in the shopping center. According to sources, Michaels will be taking over half of the former home of Sports Authority. […]