Fresno once had two Sports Authority stores, opposite each other near North Blackstone Avenue. The store west of Blackstone Avenue, near Bed, Bath & Beyond, closed in 2012. The space reopened as a Sprouts grocery store in 2013. The Sports Authority in River Park shopping center remains open.
Fresno once had two Sports Authority stores, opposite each other near North Blackstone Avenue. The store west of Blackstone Avenue, near Bed, Bath & Beyond, closed in 2012. The space reopened as a Sprouts grocery store in 2013. The Sports Authority in River Park shopping center remains open. CRAIG KOHLRUSS/THE FRESNO BEE Fresno Bee file
Fresno once had two Sports Authority stores, opposite each other near North Blackstone Avenue. The store west of Blackstone Avenue, near Bed, Bath & Beyond, closed in 2012. The space reopened as a Sprouts grocery store in 2013. The Sports Authority in River Park shopping center remains open. CRAIG KOHLRUSS/THE FRESNO BEE Fresno Bee file

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