DEBORAH SIMMONS: The new D.C. sports arena and the Marion Barry factor (The Washington Times)

ANALYSIS/OPINION: “I don’t think we need it over here,” said Alphonzo Walker, an unemployed 53-year-old who lives in Ward 8. “I don’t know about this area,” said Eric Clark, also unemployed and in his 50s, though a few years older than Mr. Walker. “What’s going to happen to the homeless who live there?” These two men…