DEAL ALERT: Sports Authority to Close ALL Locations in Chicago
If you haven’t heard by now, this news might make your week. Sports Authority, one of America’s largest sporting goods retailers will close its doors for good. In March of this year, Sports Authority filed for bankruptcy. News broke today that Sports Authority, will be closing all of their 463 stores, including all of the stores located in Chicago.
As a consumer, this happens to be good news, as Sports Authority merchandise can be particularly expensive. If you have been itching to purchase something from Sports Authority, and the prices just might be too high, this is your chance to get a great deal on that merchandise. When stores like Sports Authority close, they often offer significant deals to shoppers in order to clear out all merchandise. The store closings have already started, check back with us for updates on when Chicagoland stores will be closing.
They are currently over 1.1 billion dollars in debt. As this may come as bad news to some people, the silver lining proves that you can make a last few stops at Sports Authority to seek out some good deals.