Capital Centre

Washington Bullets head coach K.C. Jones instructs his team during a 1975 NBA game at the Capital Centre. (Photo by Jon SooHoo/NBAE via Getty Images)

Remembering The Capital Centre 15 Years Later

In just 15 months, Capital Centre came to life on former farmland in Landover. With a distinctive curved roof that resembled a potato chip, Capital Centre was one of the first arenas with luxury boxes (Sky Suites), a video scoreboard (Telscreen) and computerized ticketing.