New Orleans hosts NBA All-star game for a third time
Posted on 2/17/2017 6:20:00 AM.

It's NBA All-star weekend again in the Big Easy. President and CEO of the Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation Jay Cicero says they didn’t have much time to plan because they only found out they were hosting last year. The event was moved from Charlotte, North Carolina, in light of an anti-LGBT law that was enacted last year.
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NBA All-Star weekend right around the corner
Posted on 2/3/2014 1:54:00 AM.
Now that the Super Bowl is over, the next big US sporting event is the NBA All-Star game, which will be played in New Orleans on February 16th.  Associate Executive Director of the NBA All-Star Host Committee, Jeff Rossi, says while the game is the highlight of the weekend, there are plenty of activities that will take place throughout the weekend.
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