Wizards Move Practice to St Elizabeths East

[dropcap]S[/dropcap]t Elizabeths East a National Historic has been chosen as the future home of the Washington Wizards.  The Wizards will practice at a modern training facility to be built there.  In addition this will be the home arena for the Washington Mystics and will have up to 5,000 seats.

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The St Elizabeths’ landmark and is specially zoned as the StE District. The campus is adjacent to Congress Heights Metro Station (Green Line) and located along major transportation corridors – Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, Alabama Avenue, and access from I-295 and Suitland Parkway.

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Just like with the Verizon Center at Gallery Place, the new Wizards practice facility could serve as an anchor for future development such as the Microsoft Innovation Center.