Staff at the ACC are on strike. Sources with teamsters union Toronto local 847 say restaurant, housekeeping and workers who convert the ice to the raptors basketball court voted 82 per cent in favour of job action.
A sign posted on the door of Real Sports Bar & Grill said it is closed until further notice due to a “unionized work stoppage.” The restaurant e11even is also closed.
Staff at the Air Canada Centre also report that the Hot Stove Club and lounge are also closed.
Workers are picketing outside of gates two and six as well as Real Sports.
Meanwhile, Maple Leafs Sports & Entertainment says it does not expect any impact on the Leafs or Raptors games this weekend.