Bloomberg Law
July 7, 2021, 2:34 PM

Harris, Blitzer in Group Replacing Trump for NYC Skating Rink

Sophie Alexander
Sophie Alexander
Bloomberg News

New York’s Wollman Rink, which for decades was run by the Trump Organization, will now be overseen by a joint venture that includes the owners of the Philadelphia 76ers basketball and New Jersey Devils hockey teams.

Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment, which owns the sports teams, was chosen along with Related Companies and Equinox as the group to run the ice skating rink in Central Park, the Parks Department said Tuesday in a statement.

In January, Mayor Bill de Blasio said he planned to cancel contracts worth more than $17 million with Donald Trump’s company in the fallout ...